JINGHONG, China - Thousands of people armed with plastic water guns and buckets battled on the streets of a southwestern Chinese city Monday, drenching each other as part of an annual Buddhist-inspired festival.
People drench each other with water in a river in Jinghong in southwestern China's Yunnan province on Monday as part of an annual Buddhist-inspired festival. (AFP Photo)
A record 100,000 or so people were expected to take part in the event in Jinghong, a few hours drive from China's border with Myanmar.
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