Chinese medical team in Zanzibar

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Off the coast of Tanzania lies the breathtaking island of Zanzibar. For half a century, China has been sending teams of doctors there to treat people.

For the last 51 years, there has been one seasoned group of individuals on the island who have made a name for themselves.

Apart from working at a hospital there, the team members also visit rural areas to attend to free clinics and pass on skills that help people.

CCTV’s Shi Wenjing reports from Zanzibar.

Chinese medical team in Zanzibar

Chinese medical team in Zanzibar

Off the coast of Tanzania lies the breathtaking island of Zanzibar. For half a century, China has been sending teams of doctors there to treat people.