China marks 10 years since Sichuan quake

It's been 10 years since the Sichuan earthquake, one of China's worst natural disasters.

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    More than 70 thousand people were killed in the Sichuan earthquake, just months before the 2008 Beijing Olympics. 18,000 others are still listed as missing.

    The tragedy also became a political test, after questions were raised about the number of buildings which collapsed.

     

    Al Jazeera’s Adrian Brown reports.


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