A young girl steps across a river near a temporary resettlement in quake-hit Longtoushan Town of Ludian County, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Aug. 6, 2014. (Xinhua/Lin Yiguang)
Xinhua Insight: China shows strength, solidarity after Yunnan quake
BEIJING, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Three days after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake rattled Ludian County in southwestern China's Yunnan Province, relief materials are pouring into the quake area and rescuers are searching for the living as the "golden 72 hours" for survival tick away.
At least 589 people were killed in the strongest quake in the region in 14 years, while 2,833 more were injured, according to the latest figures.Full Story