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This picture taken on January 12, 2021 shows farmer Liu Qingyou walking to his orange orchard in Baojing County, in central China's Hunan province. - China's decades-long war to eradicate extreme poverty has yielded remarkable results, with Chinese President Xi Jinping declaring the target was reached in 2020 heralding a "major victory". But reality on the ground is patchier, with experts warning that rising incomes have made China's poverty line outdated. (Photo by NOEL CELIS / AFP) / To go with AFP story China-poverty-economy, FEATURE by Beiyi SEOW (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP via Getty Images)

This picture taken on January 12, 2021 shows farmer Liu Qingyou walking to his orange orchard in Baojing County, in central China's Hunan province. - China's decades-long war to eradicate extreme poverty has yielded remarkable results, with Chinese President Xi Jinping declaring the target was reached in 2020 heralding a "major victory". But reality on the ground is patchier, with experts warning that rising incomes have made China's poverty line outdated. (Photo by NOEL CELIS / AFP) / To go with AFP story China-poverty-economy, FEATURE by Beiyi SEOW (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP via Getty Images)