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  • 13 killed in China 7.0-magnitude quake

    Wednesday 9th of August

    HENGDU, Aug. 9 : (Xinhua) Death toll from a 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck a remote area in southwest China's Sichuan Province Tuesday night has risen to 13.

    As of 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, the earthquake had also left 175 others injured. according to the information office of the provincial government.The quake jolted Jiuzhaigou County, a popular tourist destination, at 9:19 p.m. Tuesday at a depth of 20 km.

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