Xiamen University

350 schools suspend classes after landslide kills 19 in Yunnan

Emergency workers clean up a landslide site in Yiliang county, Yunnan province, on Saturday. Following a series of earthquakes across the county last month, a landslide struck Yiliang on Thursday, killing 19 people including 18 schoolchildren.   The 350 schools in the county where 18 elementary students and an adult were killed in a landslide last week have been ordered to suspend classes and undergo safety checks. A team of 30 officials from the education bureau and still more from the land and resources department in Yiliang county, Yunnan province, has been