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Xishui County (simplified Chinese: 习水县; traditional Chinese: 習水縣; pinyin: Xíshuǐ Xiàn) is a county in the north of Guizhou province, China, bordering Sichuan province to the southwest. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Zunyi.

Xishui County

习水县
Skyline of Xishui County
Coordinates: 28°19′52″N 106°11′49″E / 28.331°N 106.197°E / 28.331; 106.197Coordinates: 28°19′52″N 106°11′49″E / 28.331°N 106.197°E / 28.331; 106.197
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuizhou
Prefecture-level cityZunyi
Area
 • Total3,063.28 km2 (1,182.74 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total522,541
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

It was the site of the 2009 Xishui sex trial.

EducationEdit

Yang Dezhi Red Army School in Wenshui Town (温水镇) in Xishui County.[1] It opened during the latter portion of the Qing Dynasty and became a Red Army School in 2008.[2]

ClimateEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "China's Red Army schools". Agence France-Presse at the Boston Globe. 2017-02-13. Retrieved 2017-02-21. "The Yang Dezhi “Red Army” elementary school in Wenshui, Xishui country in Guizhou province[...]"
  2. ^ "Revealed: life inside China's 'Red Army' schools". Agence France-Presse at the South China Morning Post. 2017-02-13. Retrieved 2017-02-21.