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Earthquake in China - 28 Apr 2013
Images from the aftermath of a 6.6 magnitude earthquake that hit a remote, mostly rural and mountainous area in Sichuan province last week.

Public mourning was held on Saturday morning in southwest China's Sichuan Province to mourn the victims of the quake, Xinhua News Agency reported.
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April 23, 2013
A woman cries amongst collapsed houses in Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors...
YA'AN, China
A woman cries amongst collapsed houses in Ya'an
A woman cries amongst collapsed houses in Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Suzie Wong (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER HEALTH TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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April 23, 2013
Children salute passing vehicles carrying rescuers and volunteers as they hold cardboards with messages...
LUSHAN, China
Children salute passing vehicles carrying rescuers and volunteers as they hold cardboards with messages...
Children salute passing vehicles carrying rescuers and volunteers as they hold cardboards with messages of gratitude, after Saturday's earthquake, in Lushan county, Sichuan province April 23, 2013. The earthquake killed 192 people, left 23 missing, and injured more than 11,000, state media said. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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RTXYWEF
April 23, 2013
A new-born baby which was born in a relief tent is attended by medical staff after Saturday's earthquake...
LUSHAN, China
A new-born baby which was born in a relief tent is attended by medical staff after Saturday's earthquake...
A new-born baby which was born in a relief tent is attended by medical staff after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. The Chinese characters on the tent read "Disaster relief". Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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April 23, 2013
An injured child receives medical treatment after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan...
LUSHAN, China
An injured child receives medical treatment after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county
An injured child receives medical treatment after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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RTXYWDY
April 23, 2013
Rescue workers hold shovels as they walk among collapsed houses at Lushan county after Saturday's earthquake,...
LUSHAN, China
Rescue workers hold shovels as they walk among collapsed houses at Lushan county after Saturday's earthquake...
Rescue workers hold shovels as they walk among collapsed houses at Lushan county after Saturday's earthquake, Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. The Chinese characters on the tent read "Disaster relief". Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY)
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RTXYWDV
April 23, 2013
Tents outside a hospital light up at night after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan...
LUSHAN, China
Tents outside a hospital light up at night after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county
Tents outside a hospital light up at night after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. The Chinese characters on the tent read "Disaster relief". Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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RTXYWDK
April 23, 2013
Children have instant noodles under a rescue tent after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an,...
LUSHAN, China
Children have instant noodles under a rescue tent after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county
Children have instant noodles under a rescue tent after Saturday's earthquake hit Lushan county, Ya'an, Sichuan province, April 22, 2013. Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police. The Chinese characters on the tent read "Disaster relief". Picture taken April 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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RTXYVPU
April 22, 2013
Men run past the debris of a landslide caused by Saturday's earthquake, on the side of a road to Lingguan...
BAOXING, China
Men run past debris of landslide caused by Saturday's earthquake, on side of road to Lingguan township,...
Men run past the debris of a landslide caused by Saturday's earthquake, on the side of a road to Lingguan township, in Baoxing county in Ya'an, Sichuan province April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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April 22, 2013
A man recovers his wedding photo from the wreckage of his house after Saturday's earthquake in Longmen...
LUSHAN, China
A man recovers his wedding photo from the wreckage of his house after Saturday's earthquake in Longmen...
A man recovers his wedding photo from the wreckage of his house after Saturday's earthquake in Longmen township of Lushan county, Sichuan province, April 21, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. Picture taken April 21, 2013. REUTERS/Rooney Chen (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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April 22, 2013
Zhang Bin, a Chinese People's Liberation Army soldier, carries a 60-year-old survivor as he runs down...
BAOXING, China
Chinese People's Liberation Army soldier, carries survivor as he runs down stretch of road to Lingguan...
Zhang Bin, a Chinese People's Liberation Army soldier, carries a 60-year-old survivor as he runs down a stretch of the road to Lingguan township which was recently cleared of debris from landslides caused by Saturday's earthquake, in Baoxing county in Ya'an, Sichuan province April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT MILITARY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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April 22, 2013
A rescue worker stands beside a truck crushed by a landslide, after Saturday's earthquake, near Lingguan...
Sichuan, China
A rescue worker stands beside a truck crushed by a landslide, after Saturday's earthquake, near Lingguan...
A rescue worker stands beside a truck crushed by a landslide, after Saturday's earthquake, near Lingguan town of Baoxing county, Sichuan province April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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April 22, 2013
A rescuer walks in front of a damaged building after Saturday's earthquake in Lingguan town of Baoxing...
Sichuan, China
A rescuer walks in front of a damaged building after Saturday's earthquake in Lingguan town of Baoxing...
A rescuer walks in front of a damaged building after Saturday's earthquake in Lingguan town of Baoxing county, Sichuan province April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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RTXYVFN
April 22, 2013
A man smokes a cigarette in front of a damaged house after Saturday's earthquake in Lushan county, April...
LUSHAN, China
A man smokes a cigarette in front of a damaged house after Saturday's earthquake in Lushan county
A man smokes a cigarette in front of a damaged house after Saturday's earthquake in Lushan county, April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY)
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RTXYVFK
April 22, 2013
Wang Zhenjun, 62, gestures as he speaks to journalists in front of his damaged house after Saturday's...
LUSHAN, China
Wang gestures as he speaks to journalists in front of his damaged house after Saturday's earthquake in...
Wang Zhenjun, 62, gestures as he speaks to journalists in front of his damaged house after Saturday's earthquake in Lushan county, April 22, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 208 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY)
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April 21, 2013
Survivor Chen Zhirong comforts her 18-month-old son next to debris at a village on the second day after...
LUSHAN, China
Survivor Chen comforts her 18-month-old son next to debris at a village on the second day after an earthquake...
Survivor Chen Zhirong comforts her 18-month-old son next to debris at a village on the second day after an earthquake hit Longmen township of Lushan county, Sichuan province April 21, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 203 with more than 11,000 injured. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 temblor hit in May 2008 killing some 70,000. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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RTXYUDG
April 21, 2013
A mother holds her son as she walks past tents at a village, the second day after a strong 6.6 magnitude...
Sichuan, China
A mother holds her son as she walks past tents at a village, the second day after an earthquake hit Lushan...
A mother holds her son as she walks past tents at a village, the second day after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit the remote, mostly rural and mountainous Lushan county, Sichuan province, April 21, 2013. Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 203 with almost 1,000 serious injuries. The 6.6 magnitude quake struck in Lushan county, near the city of Ya'an in the southwestern province of Sichuan, close to where a devastating 7.9 quake hit in May 2008, killing 70,000. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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April 21, 2013
A survivor reacts as she stands in her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Lushan...
LUSHAN, China
A survivor reacts as she stands in her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Lushan...
A survivor reacts as she stands in her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Lushan county of Ya'an, Sichuan province April 21, 2013. Rescuers poured into a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the death toll from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 164 with more than 6,700 injured, state media said. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
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April 21, 2013
A boy holds his mother's leg as he cries in front of their damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude...
LUSHAN, China
A boy holds his mother's leg as he cries in front of their damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude...
A boy holds his mother's leg as he cries in front of their damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake at Longmen village, Lushan county in Ya'an, Sichuan province April 21, 2013. Rescuers poured into a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the death toll from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 164 with more than 6,700 injured, state media said. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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April 21, 2013
A three-month-old baby, whose mother was killed in a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake, receives treatment...
LUSHAN, China
A three-month-old baby, whose mother was killed in a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake, receives treatment...
A three-month-old baby, whose mother was killed in a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake, receives treatment at a medical point in Lushan county of Ya'an, Sichuan province April 21, 2013. Rescuers poured into a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the death toll from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 164 with more than 6,700 injured, state media said. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT HEALTH)
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April 21, 2013
Song Zhengqiong, holding her daughter, cries in front of her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude...
LUSHAN, China
A woman, holding her daughter, cries in front of her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake...
Song Zhengqiong, holding her daughter, cries in front of her damaged house after a strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake at Longmen village, Lushan county in Ya'an, Sichuan province April 21, 2013. Rescuers poured into a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the death toll from the country's worst earthquake in three years climbed to 164 with more than 6,700 injured, state media said. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
RTXYT3P
April 20, 2013
CHINA-EARTHQUAKE - Map locating the epicentre of a 6.6 magnitude earthquake that hit Sichuan province...
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CHINA-EARTHQUAKE - Map locating the epicentre of a 6.6 magnitude earthquake that hit Sichuan province on Saturday. (SIN01)
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