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34,200 in Tibet evacuated as landslide-barricaded lake on Jinsha River set to burst

November 12, 2018 1:12 am0 comments
34,200 in Tibet evacuated as landslide-barricaded lake on Jinsha River set to burst

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2018) – A total of 34,200 people have been evacuated along the Jinsha River (Tibetan: Drichu river), part of the headwater systems of the Yangze River, in Chamdo City of Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) and Garze (Karze, or Kanze) Prefecture of Sichuan Province as a barrier lake formed […]

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Over 24,600 evacuated in Tibet as landslide blocks Jinsha River, a Yangtze tributary

October 14, 2018 5:52 am0 comments
Over 24,600 evacuated in Tibet as landslide blocks Jinsha River, a Yangtze tributary

(TibetanReview.net, Oct13, 2018) – More than 24,600 residents of Tibet’s Chamdo (Chinese: Qamdo or Changdu) City and nearby Tibetan areas in Sichuan Province had been evacuated by 6pm Oct 12 due to fears of flood resulting from a barrier lake formed by a massive landslide which had blocked the Jinsha […]

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