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Facebook Users Dodge Censors to Climb Over China Great Firewall

The Great Firewall of China has helped the government block websites from the Falun Gong to Twitter Inc. for years in the world’s most censored Internet market. He Xin recently discovered how to bypass the restrictions.

“I climbed over the wall,” said He, an electrical technology major at China’s Yanshan University in Qinhuangdao. “Very few of my classmates and friends can climb over the wall, so I can’t add them as friends on Facebook yet.”