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Premier Li visits patients injured in earthquake

Xinhua)  16:37, April 21, 2013  

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (2nd L) visits a patient seriously injured in an earthquake, at Huaxi Hospital in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, April 21, 2013. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Lushan County of Sichuan Province on April 20 morning. (Xinhua/Huang Jingwen)

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Sunday morning visited patients injured in the strong earthquake that hit southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday.

Li visited the West China Hospital, a leading facility in Chengdu, Sichuan's capital, which has taken in a number of seriously-injured patients who had been transferred from the quake-hit areas.

Before heading to the hospital, Li had been in Lushan County, the epicenter of the 7.0-magnitude earthquake, since Saturday afternoon, giving instructions of the rescue and relief work.[Full text]

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(Editor:YaoChun、Wang Jinxue)


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