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China earthquake: Video shows rescue effort and damage

Rescue efforts are under way following two powerful earthquakes in China that killed scores of people.

The quakes hit Gansu province on Monday morning, with the majority of casualties in Dingxi city.

Thousands of buildings collapsed or were damaged in the magnitude 5.98 and 5.6 quakes.

Rescuers have been digging through rubble to look for victims buried by landslides and mudslides triggered by the quake.

  • 23 Jul 2013
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