Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
A CHINESE GIRL SHAKES HANDS WITH "SNOWMAN" IN BEIJING.
A Chinese girl shakes hands with a person dressed as a snowman, as
another, in a Santa Claus costume, looks on outside a shopping centre
in Beijing December 23, 2001. Christmas, not traditionally celebrated
in China, is gaining popularity among Chinese youths who are coming
under increasing western influence. REUTERS/Andrew Wong