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Chinese medical team in Banda Aceh




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Latest Figures
Country Deaths
Indonesia 242,347
Sri Lanka 30,957
India 16,389
Thailand 5,393
Malaysia 82
Myanmar 61
Maldives 68
Bangladesh 2
Somalia 298
Tanzania 10
Kenya 1
total 295,608
* The numbers are based on local official and media reports as of 1530 GM, Feb.7 and they are subject to updating.
Asia Tsunami Disaster
Latest development China joins int'l rescue 
The Chinese youth volunteer team receive a warm welcome upon their arrival at the Capital Airport in Beijing March 8, 2005. During the 10-day strenuous work in the tsunami-ravaged Thailand, the 18-member Chinese team cleared a total of 180,000-square-meter seabed and fetched out more than 20 tons of rubbish and debris underwater.
UPDATED 13:31, April 02, 2005
China to continue aid to tsunami-affected countries: official
China will continue to play an active role in the coordinated and harmonious international aids to the rehabilitation and reconstruction of the tsunami-affected countries, an official said Friday in Manila.
All foreign tsunami victim bodies to be sent home in 3 months
The remaining bodies of foreign tsunami victims in Thailand will be sent home within three months,Thai Public Ministry has said.
Canadian government looks for tsunami supercomputer
The Canadian government is looking for a supercomputer to help it simulate the destructive force of tidal waves that might one day hit Canada's western Coast, it is reported Thursday.

Thailand Phuket tourism

Thailand Phuket tourism

Thailand Phuket tourism

Thailand Phuket tourism

Chinese medical team in Banda Aceh

Chinese medical team in Banda Aceh

Chinese medical team in Banda Aceh

Chinese medical team in Banda Aceh

Banda Aceh tsunami victims' bodies burial

Banda Aceh tsunami victims' bodies burial

Disaster-affected people try to restore normal life

The life in Chennai of India back to normalcy
  Latest development  
  • Death toll of HK residents in tsunami grows to 20 (16:50, March 31)
  • All foreign tsunami victim bodies to be sent home in 3 months (13:54, March 11)
  • Canadian government looks for tsunami supercomputer (09:27, March 11)
  • Experts OK plan for tsunami warning system in Indian Ocean (13:11, March 09)
  • Former US presidents to visit tsunami-ravaged Aceh (14:50, February 17)
  • Sri Lanka's Tsunami baby reunited with parents (17:11, February 16)
  • Tsunami death toll continues to rise in Indonesia (10:30, February 15)
  • Indonesia receives over four billion US dollars in tsunami aid (14:11, February 15)
  • 20 Sri Lanka tsunami victim bodies found after 6 weeks (13:30, February 13)
  • Toll in Asian tsunami disaster tops 295,000 (09:21, February 08)
  • Indonesia's tsunami dead, missing rise to 241,687 (16:16, February 07)
  • UN chief appoints former US president Clinton special envoy for tsunami (08:49, February 02)
  • Tsunami survivors in Aceh threatened by mental illnesses (16:31, January 26)
  • Tsunamis cause hundreds of people disabled (21:29, January 24)
  • 173,981 killed in tsunami: Indonesian health ministry  (08:41, January 24)
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      China joins int'l rescue  
  • China's light construction materials shipped to Belawan, Indonesia (13:13, March 20)
  • China to continue aid to tsunami-affected countries: official (21:02, March 18)
  • Chinese volunteers to help reconstruction in tsunami-hit Thailand   (08:37, February 25)
  • China's religious communities donate US$1.53 mln to tsunami-hit countries (07:38, February 08)
  • Fourth Chinese medical team returns from Indonesia (15:50, February 07)
  • Chinese people donate nearly US$60 mln to tsunami-hit countries (08:12, February 07)
  • Eastern American Chinese Society donates to children victims of tsunami   (10:34, February 02)
  • Chinese, Thai FMs meet on tsunami issues (17:46, January 29)
  • ASEAN should be key player in tsunami warning system: Chinese FM (14:52, January 29)
  • Meeting on tsunami warning arrangements opens in Thailand (11:05, January 29)
  • China takes reconstruction projects in tsunami-hit countries (10:10, January 28)
  • China donates another 1.2m yuan to Sri Lanka (08:05, January 28)
  • Chinese, Thai FMs discuss tsunami relief work via telephone (20:27, January 26)
  • Chinese company donates railway machinery to Sri Lanka (08:54, January 26)
  • China donates 1 billion yuan to tsunami-hit countries: FM spokesman (18:25, January 25)
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