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New Pandas in DC

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New Pandas in DC

New Pandas in DC

New Pandas in DC

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Washington DC just received two pandas from China yesterday. The bears are here on a ten-year lease. And, while visitors to the zoo can view them for free, the pandas did not come cheap. NPR's Rob Gifford reports on the high cost of the borrowed bears.