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Qinghai earthquake – A deadly earthquake struck in Western China at a magnitude of 7.1. According the Chinese state media the quake struck in an area near the border with Tibet.

Almost two years ago a deadly earthquake hit the region causing great devastation and killing as many as 87,000 people in the neighboring Sichuan Province.

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Local police forces carry first aid for earthquake victims. A child is rescued

terremoto-qinghai_2Monks and local people save survivors

terremoto-qinghai_3A rescue team from Shaanxi

terremoto-qinghai_12People, including children, spend the first night outdoor

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Police distributes primary necessities

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Rescue team pull out corpses

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Source: news.163.com ; chinanews.com

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