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08-13-2010 08:15 BJT Special Report:China Fights Worst Flood in Decades |

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The meteorological authority says more rain will hit Zhouqu, likely to trigger more landslides. The Ministry of Land and Resources is making preparations to ward off potential dangers.Full Story>>

For the latest on the barrier lake in Zhouqu County, we're joined by our reporter, Yin Xiang, who's at the site of the deadly landslides.

Q1: Rescuers are still trying to drain the barrier lake. Can you tell us about the rescue measures in the region.

Q2: Workers are struggling to repair the nearest roads from Zhouqu county to Lanzhou, capital city of Gansu Province. When will traffic be back to normal?

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV

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