China selects panda ambassadors

Six "pambassadors" to highlight the plight of animal considered a national treasure.


    China has named six people to be "panda ambassadors" or "pambassadors" after a global search.

    Thousands of people took part in the competition designed to raise awareness about the plight of the animal - a national treasure in China.

    Melissa Chan of Al Jazeera reports from Chengdu in Sichuan Province.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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