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Rescuers search for mudslide victims in Zhouqu

2010-08-10 12:19:02 GMT2010-08-10 20:19:02 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

A medical worker helps one firefighter to clean his abraded wound in the mudslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims. (Xinhua/Gao Jianjun)

Firefighters search the building relics for victims in the mudslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims. (Xinhua/Gao Jianjun)

Firefighters search the building relics for victims in the mudslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims. (Xinhua/Gao Jianjun)

Firefighters search the building relics for victims in the mudslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims. (Xinhua/Gao Jianjun)

A firefighter operates the life detector to search for survivors in the mudslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims. (Xinhua/Gao Jianjun)

In the relics of a residential building, rescuers dig for six hours under the indication of a life detector, now they are still searching for the victims.

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