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China landslides bring about Death and Destruction

In China, Environment on August 9, 2010 at 10:46 am

More than 127 people have died and another 2,000 are missing after landslides and floodwaters swept through  Zhouqu  in north-western China overnight. Zhouqu town is in a valley. Heavy rain therefore quickly ran off the steep, barren hills, triggering mudslides and swelling the river…..

Read more at Daily Bunker

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