China quake: Death toll rises to 615 (10)

Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency 2014.08.07 17:45
- LUDIAN (TAP) - Another 179 people have been confirmed dead after a powerful earthquake devastated southwest China, bringing the death toll to 615, local authorities said on Wednesday. Xinhua news agency reported on Wednesday that the death toll has jumped to 615 as search and rescue teams pushed into isolated mountain communities. Some 10,000 troops and hundreds of volunteers have rushed to Ludian to
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