Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Flooding averted as engineers drain Chinese quake lake  de  es  fr  it  nl  pt  sv

CHINA: ENGINEERS HAVE drained water from the brimming Tangjiashan quake lake down a man-made channel, relieving anxieties downstream that deadly flooding could join the litany of horrors visited on this region in the last four weeks.

irishtimes 5:38:00 AM CEST

This cluster belong to the following story: China earthquake

Keywords: China, United states / Xinhua News Agency, Dalai Lama / chinese, beijing, taiwan, people, percent, government, olympics

Start date: Friday, July 6, 2007

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