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17 bodies recovered in Tibet landslide

(Xinhua)

08:08, April 01, 2013

LHASA, March 31 (Xinhua) -- Fifteen more bodies were retrieved on Sunday at the site of a mining area landslide in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, rescuers said.

That brings the number of recovered bodies to 17 as of 9:15 p.m. after the landslide occurred two and a half days ago in Maizhokunggar County, about 68 km from regional capital Lhasa.

Another 66 miners remain missing.

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