Xi visits epicenter of 2008 Wenchuan earthquake

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President Xi Jinping on Monday visited Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, epicenter of the magnitude-8.0 earthquake that hit southwest China's Sichuan Province in 2008.
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President Xi Jinping on Monday visited Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, the epicenter of the magnitude-8.0 earthquake that hit southwest China's Sichuan Province on May 12, 2008.

Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, visited the ruins of a middle school, where he laid flowers in memory of more than 80,000 people killed in the earthquake and heroes who died during rescue work.

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President Xi Jinping talks with local people in Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, on February 12, 2018. 

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President Xi Jinping greets a child in Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, on February 12, 2018. 

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President Xi Jinping learns about the development of tea industry that benefits local people in Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, on February 12, 2018. 

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President Xi Jinping fries meat at a restaurant in Yingxiu Town of Wenchuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, on February 12, 2018. 

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