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12 killed in landslide in China

Twelve workers were killed and several others missing after a landslide destroyed a brick factory in China's Shanxi province.

world Updated: Jun 14, 2008 07:41 IST

Twelve workers were killed and several others missing after a landslide destroyed a brick factory in China's Shanxi province.

"One worker was rescued but an unknown number were still missing after the landslide on a mountain in Shang'an village," state-run Xinhua news agency said.

"More than 300 rescuers had been mobilised for the rescue operation," it said.