In the mountainous parts of southern China, part of the province of Yunnan, landslide occurred. Under the layer of the earth an entire village disappeared. As a result of the disaster killed 16 people, more than 40 residents of the village is still considered missing.
Among the dead was a whole family of a 7-person. The others are trying to find the missing members of rescue services arrived at the landslide. To move one massive reservoir of soil and mud that covered the village, require more than one hour at a special technique. While it is not known what caused the landslide occurrence. Perhaps he was the consequence of the micro-earthquakes that occur in mountainous Yunnan frequently.
Rescue operations are quite difficult to produce because of the unusually cold weather that has engulfed the whole of China. Land in many provinces, including Yunnan covered a decent layer of snow and subzero temperatures. Thus, in the neighboring province of Guichzhou 420,000 people are in critical condition due to severe cold snap. In general, China is experiencing frost, which the country has not seen in 28 years. Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region has put forth this year winter temperature record, amounting to -44,8 ° C.
Cold front brings snow except dense fog from which the visibility on the road drops to 70 meters. Lead to the freezing cold coastal waters, lifting the plane took off and closing tracks. Bad weather in southern China delayed by a few days.