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IOC admits to media censorship deal with China [Jul. 31st, 2008|11:51 am]
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Demonstrators tie gags to each other while calling for free speech and greater access to the Internet in China during a protest in Sydney, Australia, Wednesday, July 30, 2008. (AP / Rick Rycroft)

"When Beijing was awarded the Games, China had committed to providing media with the same freedom to report on the Games as they enjoyed in previous Olympics," CTV's Beijing Bureau Chief Steve Chao reported.

"Now it appears it's not going to happen."
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