2009 Photo Contest, General News, 2nd prize

Zhao Qing

Shenzhen Evening News

20 May, 2008

Survivors of the earthquake make do among the ruins of their home. The earthquake, which measured 7.9 on the Richter scale, had struck eight days earlier, killing nearly 70,000 people and causing widespread destruction of property. Beichuan County was one of the worst hit.

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Zhao Qing

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