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Landslide in China's Fujian province kills 31, leaves 7 missing


At least 31 people have been confirmed dead with seven people still missing in a landslide in Taining County in east China's Fujian Province.

Landslide rescue in Fujian, China

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At least 35 people have been missing after landslide hit Fujian province of China Sunday morning, Xinhua News Agency reported.

The landslide disaster occurred at about 5 a.m. in Taining county burying the construction site of a hydropower station and its office building.

Heavy rainfall triggered landslide in the area. A rescue is underway.