YINGHUA, CHINA- May 17 : A quake survivor rests from searching for personal belongings in his destroyed home in Yinghua, Sichuan province, China, May 17, 2008. Ten of thousands of people remained buried in collapsed buildings from Monday’s 7.9 earthquake, and the death toll of almost 21,500 was expected to climb as relief operations spread into the mountains of Sichuan province with well over 130,000 military troops mobilized. Caring for tens of thousands of people made homeless across the disaster zone have stretched thin the government’s resources. State media reported that 10 million people have been directly affect by the quake.
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