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From labour camps to the White House: Ping Fu's story

Duration: 06:47

Ping Fu grew up during China's cultural revolution.

Separated from her family, she was sent to train in the military, then she worked in a factory and suffered terrible abuse.

Later, as a political prisoner, she was expelled to the US.

She then went on to become the CEO of a major software company and entrepreneur - even advising the President of the US.

Available since: Mon 21 Jan 2013

This clip is from

Breakfast 21/01/2013

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 21 Jan 2013

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