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Rescuers continue working in landslide-hit Zhouqu

2010-08-17 13:35:05 GMT2010-08-17 21:35:05 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Photo taken on Aug. 16, 2010 shows the Bailongjiang River running across landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

Rescuers work in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 12, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

Local residents watch machines dredging river channel in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 16, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

Machines dredge the channel of the Bailongjiang River in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 17, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Song Lidong)

A boat passes by the roof of a building in the Bailongjiang River in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 16, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

A woman is ferried with her child in a boat in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 16, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

A woman waits for message of her missing family in landslide-hit Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 10, 2010. Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county. (Xinhua/Xing Guangli)

Large-scaled ponding area still remained in the county.

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