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08-12-2010 13:54 BJT Special Report:China Fights Worst Flood in Decades |

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Updates: Mudslide death toll reaches 1,117

Five days after a devastating mudslide hit Zhouqu County in Northwest China's Gansu Province, the death toll has risen to more than 11-hundred. More than 600 others remain missing and more than 12-hundred have been rescued. Full Story>>

Let's get the latest from the disaster zone in Zhouqu county now. Our reporter Yin Xiang is there.

Latest situation in Zhouqu

1: Hello, Yin Xiang, I understand an overnight downpour has made the situation even worse for crews there? Can you tell us about the current weather and the challenges they're facing?

Measures for epidemic prevention

2: Epidemic prevention is one of the biggest challenges for the disaster aftermath. What measures are local authorities taking?

Latest on relief operation

3: How is the delivery of relief supplies going and can you tell us about the operation to relocate survivors?

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