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China - Landslide (CMA, Xinhua, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 27 September 2021)

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  • On 26 September, a landslide caused by recent heavy rain occurred in Labahe Town (Tianquan County, Sichuan Province, south China), resulting in casualties.
  • According to the official Chinese news agency (Xinhua) and media reports, two people died and 14 remain missing. Several individuals have been rescued and search operations for the missing people are ongoing.
  • Moderate to heavy rain is expected to affect Sichuan Province on 27-28 September.