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China Quake Kills Five, Injuries 24.

September 1, 2013 – China Quake Kills Five, Injuries 24: An earthquake on Saturday (August 31st) hit a remote part of southwest China near the popular tourist area of Shangri-La, killing five people and injuring 24 more, China state media … Continue reading

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Earthquake Hit Area of Northwetern China – 22 Dead.

July 22, 2013 – Earthquakes Hit Area of Northwestern China: A series of earthquakes shook mountainous areas of Gansu Province in western China on Monday morning, triggering landslides across a wide area. State news media initially said that 22 people … Continue reading

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China Flood Kills 31, With 160 Missing.

July 13, 2013 – China Flood Kills 31, With 160 Missing: Five days of torrential rain in China’s southwest has killed 31 people and left more than 160 others missing, the state news media reported on Friday. Most of those … Continue reading

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Rainstorms Flood Sichuan Province in China.

July 11, 2013 – Rainstorms Flood Sichuan Province in China: Rainstorms that are said to be the worst in five decades have flooded large areas of southwest China, washing out bridges, setting off a landslide that buried dozens of people … Continue reading

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Deadly China 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Kills at Least 192.

April 20, 2013 – A Deadly 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck China: A powerful earthquake has struck China’s Sichuan province. At least 192 people are dead and 11,200 are injured, but local authorities say the toll could be much higher once the … Continue reading

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