03 Dec 2012 at 8:27a.m.

PHOTOS: End of the road for lone house

Authorities have demolished a five-storey home that stood incongruously in the middle of a new main road and became a symbol of Chinese resistance. Read the article >

  • Excavators demolish the house standing alone in the middle of a newly built road in Wenling, China (Reuters)

  • Onlookers watch excavators demolish the house standing alone in the middle of a newly built road in Wenling, China (Reuters)

  • Excavators demolish the house standing alone in the middle of a newly built road in Wenling, China (Reuters)

  • A man drives towards the house standing in the middle of a newly built road in Wenling, China (Reuters file)

  • Media reports about the house drew curious onlookers (Reuters file)

  • Luo Baogen on the balcony of his house before it was demolished (Reuters file)

  • The house in the middle of the highway, before it was demolished (Reuters file)