Hopes fade for missing China quake victims

Officials say little chance of finding more survivors as death toll reaches 615 with 114 missing.

    Officials in China say there is little hope of finding more survivors from Sunday's earthquake in Yunnan.
     
    The number of dead has increased to 615 and another 114 are missing, with rescuers yet to reach several remote communities. 

    Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown reports from Ludian, China.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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