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China : Landslide : 2009/06/05
GLIDE:   DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2009/06/05
Country
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District
China
Name Landslide
Outline A landslide in south-western China has buried nearly 60 people, according to state media.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • CNN.com 2009/06/06
    Rescuers said about 80 people were buried in debris from the landslide and have almost no chance of survival, Xinhua reported.
  • BBC news 2009/06/05
    Xinhua news agency said 50 mine workers and nine residents were buried in the accident, in an iron-ore mining area of the Chongqing region.