Thousands of peasants, protesting against a polluting industrial park, battled Chinese police in a small town April 10 -- and won. Police destroyed the peasants -- tents that had been set up as a blockade, but the protesters later drove police away and rebuilt their encampment, keeping the factories closed. Several of the factories have since been ordered to move elsewhere.
Here is a look at the confrontation.
SOURCE: Staff reports | MAP BY GENE THORP - THE WASHINGTON POST