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Memory of Tangshan earthquake after 39 years

By Huang Jin  (People's Daily Online)    13:00, July 29, 2015

Tangshan in 1976.(File Photo) 

July 28 2015 marks the 39th anniversary of Tangshan earthquake in China. A group of photos awaken you the memory of the earthquake in 1976.

242,769 people were killed, 164,851 people were disabled, over 7200 families were broken, 4202 children became orphans, a city almost had been wiped off the map in several seconds, This is the Tangshan earthquake, which is known as one of the top ten global catastrophes in 20th century. 


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(Editor:Huang Jin,Bianji)

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