Fire in the city gates, a calamity for the fish in the moat (城门失火,殃及池鱼)

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,殃及池
[,殃及池]
chéng mén shī huǒ , yāng jí chí yú
a fire in the city gates is also a calamity for the fish in the moat
the bystander will also suffer
you can’t escape responsibility for your actions


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