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Rescue crews look for staff in central Christchurch

2011-02-22 10:53:04 GMT2011-02-22 18:53:04(Beijing Time)  SINA.com

Rescue crews look for staff in the damaged Pyne Gould Guinness building in central Christchurch February 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Simon Baker)

Rescue crews look for staff in the damaged Pyne Gould Guinness building in central Christchurch February 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Simon Baker)

Rescue crews look for staff in the damaged Pyne Gould Guinness building in central Christchurch February 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Simon Baker)

Rescue crews look for staff in the damaged Pyne Gould Guinness building in central Christchurch February 22, 2011.

A strong earthquake killed at least65 people in New Zealand's second-biggest city of Christchurch on Tuesday, with more casualties expected as rescuers worked into the night to find scores of people trapped inside collapsed buildings.

(Agencies)

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