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A ke bono kane kotto
Nov 25, 2007, 22:40
Surprising, isn't it ? Scientists have tested blond-haired mummies found in Northern China and tested their DNA. There is no doubt, they are not Asian but European. Found the article here (http://s8int.com/page26.html)

This (http://s8int.com/WordPress/?p=472) other article says that the villagers of Liqian (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yongchang_County) in the province of Gansu in China claim to be descended from lost Roman soldiers. They still have typical European features after centuries of mixing with Chinese, like fair eyes or longer noses. But DNA tests are not conclusive in this case.

Dec 22, 2007, 15:58
Oh ... this explains some 5% Caucasoid genes in Chinese population :P

Dec 22, 2007, 22:40
Its interesting, if you follow their links to this one plus answer:


Mar 9, 2008, 20:23
Funny,I also read some online postings that they have met 1 or 2 Mongolian national(s) have blue eyes.:?