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Duration2008/11/02 State media say a landslide in southwestern China has left at least 15 people dead and 34 others missing. The deadly torrent of mud and rocks hit Chuxiong city in Yunnan province on Sunday.
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Personal Injury Material Damage Others
Xinhua News 2008/11/04
Dead: 40
Missing: 43
Injured: 10
Evacuated: 60,800
Affected: 1,270,000

Destroyed houses: 1,500
Damaged houses: 15,000

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  • Xinhua News 2008/11/04
    Death toll from SW China landslides rises to 40
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    Twenty people died and 42 were missing after landslides and mud-rock flows hit southwest China\'s Yunnan Province over the weekend. More than 1,000 houses collapsed or were damaged in the disasters.
  • 2008/11/03
    15 dead, 34 missing in China landslide
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