A series of explosions and fires swept through China

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A fire in a shopping pavilion American electrical equipment. Zhejiang Province. December 2010. Photo from epochtimes.com

26.12.10.Minimum six incidents of fire occurred in various parts of China on December 24. The country continues to explode plants and burn the building.

According to the website "Zili", about 8:00 am local time in the city of Jilin in one of the houses exploded gas. The blast blew out windows in the two neighboring houses. The fire started to urgently evacuated thousands of residents near the six houses, four people are in critical condition, no one died.

The publication "Syantay

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Two strong earthquakes in China

November 1, 2011.The first tremors of magnitude 6.8 were recorded in the region of Xinjiang province on the border with Kyrgyzstan. Primordial force fluctuations estimated at 6.0, but later increased the experts this milestone, reports lifenews.ru

First tremors were observed in the north-west of the country, in China's Xinjiang province about 600 km from the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek. In a short time an earthquake of the same magnitude occurred in the south-west. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Source: finalnews.ru

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Dozens of deaths from floods in China

Over the past few days showers and thunderstorms killed 16 people in the northern and southern regions of China. From damage due to floods in some degree affected about 1.5 million people.

In Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region floods killed six people, caused damage of more than 450 thousand people, destroyed thousands of homes and nearly sank nearly 17 thousand hectares of new crops. Direct economic losses of 128 million yuan (20.3 million U.S. dollars). Earlier this week, the rains in Guangxi will not stop, but the rescue operation will run continuously. Floods were under attack and the more northern parts

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China: Earthquake 6.0 in Xinjiang, 144 thousand victims

November 1, 2011. About 143.8 thousand people were injured and more than 2,453 houses were damaged in the earthquake of magnitude 6.0, which occurred on Tuesday morning in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, northwest China.

Profiles of the victims have not yet been reported. According to official data, the damage was 63.6 thousand houses, of which seriously affected 25.1 thousand dwellings, economic loss of 358 million yuan (56.4 million dollars).

More than 400 rescue teams were sent to the affected areas for rescue and recovery operations. All the victims were evacuated to safe areas. Work began on the

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Bad weather has covered South China — because of the tornado and thunderstorms 4 die in Guangdong

Beijing, May 9, PrimaMedia. To the South China storm struck — Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region flooded by rain, in the province of Guangdong because of the tornado and storm killed several people, weather forecasters predict continued rains, shifts to the center and on the east of the country, RIA PrimaMedia.

Early in the morning on May 8th in Guilin (Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region) hit a downpour, and by 11 pm the rate of rainfall reached 70 mm. As a result of the shower was halted traffic on the highway linking Guilin to the central part of the

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In the Himalayas, glaciers are melting

Abnormally high temperatures, partly associated with the general global climate change, cause the melting of the glaciers in the Chinese mountain ranges of Himalayas, carrying a threat to local residents, tourism and the economy — so says the report, published on 25 October. 77% of the 111 weather stations installed on the south-western China have recorded a significant increase in the average temperature over the last 50 years, the report, published in the British newspaper for Environmental Research — Environmental Research Letters.

At 14 monitoring stations, located at an altitude of 4 km, the growth temperature was 1.73 degrees

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The earthquake in China, two were killed, hundreds injured

June 24. Two people were killed and about 100 injured in an earthquake of magnitude 5.7, occurred on Sunday in southwest China, Xinhua news agency reported.

Xinhua earlier reported one dead and ten injured.

According to the State Seismological Bureau, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7 was recorded at the border of Yunnan and Sichuan at 15:59 local time (12:59 MSK).

To the authorities of the dead and injured were from the province of Ninlan Yunanan. County Ninlan refers to the urban district of Lijiang, a popular tourist area in China. The epicenter was removed from the popular tourist town

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At least 16 people were killed in floods in China

At least 16 people were killed in three days as a result of flooding caused by heavy rains in the southern and northern provinces of China, said on Sunday Xinhua, citing local authorities.

Ongoing for several days, heavy showers led to the destruction of more than a thousand houses, about 450,000 people were displaced from their homes. To date, damage to the economy of power is estimated at about $ 20 million.

Meteorologists predict that in the near future but the rains intensify.

Source: ecocollaps.ru.

In northwest China landslide

In northwest China landslide evacuated 280 people

In the north-western Chinese province of Gansu Dongxiang County landslide, Xinhua news agency reported today.

As a result of an emergency, what happened the night before, had been evacuated more than 280 people living in nearby houses.

The agency said the quake and tsunami destroyed part of the local shopping center. No casualties were reported.

In the late summer of 2010 as a result of landslides in Gansu caused prolonged heavy rains killed more than 1.4 thousand people

Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred in the south-west China

According to local media, referring to the State Seismological Bureau, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7 was recorded at the border of Yunnan and Sichuan at 15:59 local time (12:59 MSK).

Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Recall, May 28, an earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred in the city of Tangshan, Hebei Province in China. Seismic event was recorded at 10:22 local time (04:22 MSK). The epicenter was located at a depth of 8 kilometers.

It is noted that small variations in the earth's surface felt and residents of Beijing and Tianjin, being the epicenter of the

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