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Earthquake strikes China's remote Sichuan province

A man walks through the debris of a building that was damaged during an earthquake next to a temple compound in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man walks through the debris of a building that was damaged during an earthquake next to a temple compound in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man walks through the debris of a building that was damaged during an earthquake next to a temple compound in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Locals hurry along a mountain road in fear of continuing rockslides after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Locals hurry along a mountain road in fear of continuing rockslides after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Locals hurry along a mountain road in fear of continuing rockslides after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Debris rolls down the rockface of a mountain after a earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Debris rolls down the rockface of a mountain after a earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Debris rolls down the rockface of a mountain after a earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Chairs and pieces of a facade are scattered outside a restaurant in a tourist street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Chairs and pieces of a facade are scattered outside a restaurant in a tourist street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Chairs and pieces of a facade are scattered outside a restaurant in a tourist street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A car lies in a mountain creek beside a road that hit by a rockslide after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A car lies in a mountain creek beside a road that hit by a rockslide after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A car lies in a mountain creek beside a road that hit by a rockslide after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Rescue workers carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Chinese paramilitary police take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rocks from the collapsed wall of a hotel building cover a car after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Rocks from the collapsed wall of a hotel building cover a car after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Rocks from the collapsed wall of a hotel building cover a car after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Uniformed rescue workers run across a field of rockslide debris to avoid falling stones after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Uniformed rescue workers run across a field of rockslide debris to avoid falling stones after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Uniformed rescue workers run across a field of rockslide debris to avoid falling stones after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Rescue workers walk past a collapsed area after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers walk past a collapsed area after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers walk past a collapsed area after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Chinese paramilitary police carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. Chengdu Economic Daily/Wang Qin via REUTERS

Chinese paramilitary police carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. Chengdu Economic Daily/Wang Qin via REUTERS

Chinese paramilitary police carry a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. Chengdu Economic Daily/Wang Qin via REUTERS
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A crack runs through a mountain road as a police car approaches after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A crack runs through a mountain road as a police car approaches after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A crack runs through a mountain road as a police car approaches after an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Tourists sleep on a street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Tourists sleep on a street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Tourists sleep on a street after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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An earthquake victim receives treatment at a hospital after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

An earthquake victim receives treatment at a hospital after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

An earthquake victim receives treatment at a hospital after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Chinese paramilitary police search for survivors after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police search for survivors after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police search for survivors after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescue workers take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers take care of a survivor after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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A rescue worker pulls a cable after infrastructure was damaged during an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A rescue worker pulls a cable after infrastructure was damaged during an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A rescue worker pulls a cable after infrastructure was damaged during an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An earthquake victim is carried on a stretcher after arriving from Jiuzhaigou county by helicopter at an airport in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

An earthquake victim is carried on a stretcher after arriving from Jiuzhaigou county by helicopter at an airport in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

An earthquake victim is carried on a stretcher after arriving from Jiuzhaigou county by helicopter at an airport in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Chinese paramilitary police use a drone to investigate the collapse situation after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police use a drone to investigate the collapse situation after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Chinese paramilitary police use a drone to investigate the collapse situation after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer
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Fallen trees are seen blocking a road after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 8, 2017. CNS/Chen Yunhua via REUTERS

Fallen trees are seen blocking a road after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 8, 2017. CNS/Chen Yunhua via REUTERS

Fallen trees are seen blocking a road after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 8, 2017. CNS/Chen Yunhua via REUTERS
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