Members of China International Search and Rescue Team (CISAR) unload relief materials and rescue equipments from an aircraft in Zhaotong, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Aug. 4, 2014. A total of 100 rescuers of the CISAR and 8 sniffer dogs flew from Beijing, capital of China, and arrived in the earthquake-hit Zhaotong on Monday. (Xinhua/Min Zhong)
More rescuers arrive at quake-hit city in plane
BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Dozens more relief staff are being flown to the quake-hit area as rescuers race against time to save lives.
Flight MU 5969, operated by China Eastern Airlines, ferried a team of nearly 30 relief workers from Kunming at 10 am this morning to the quake-impacted city of Zhaotong in China's southwest Yunnan Province, the airliner told Xinhua.Full Story