Yibin


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Yibin

(ˈjiːˈbɪn) or

I-pin

n
(Placename) a port in S central China, in Sichuan province: a commercial centre. Pop: 784 000 (2005 est)
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The detailed understanding of the Chengdu Bureau Group Corporation responded to Changning County and Jixian County, Yibin, Sichuan.
Yibin Fishery Department, who help protect the species living in the Yangtze, like the finless porpoise dolphin, Yangtze sturgeon and Chinese sturgeon.
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This comes after a 6.0 magnitude earthquake jolted Changning County of Yibin City on Monday, leaving 13 people dead and 220 others injured.
The Kuwaiti Cabinet expressed sorrow over the victims and casualties of the earthquake that struck Yibin city, southwest China.
More than 4,000 people were relocated as dozens of structures were damaged or collapsed following late Monday's earthquake outside Yibin in Sichuan province, according to the city government.State broadcaster CCTV showed footage of rescuers bringing a survivor out of the rubble of a building on a stretcher overnight.
The earthquake struck outside the city of Yibin in Sichuan province late Monday at a depth of 16 kilometres (10 miles), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
China's media reported that rescuers were rushing to affected areas in heavy rain near the epicenter, which was located outside the city of Yibin, adding that a series of at least four aftershocks, the largest of which had a magnitude of 5.1, took place in the following 40 minutes.
The earthquake hit Yibin at 10:55PM on Monday at a depth of 16 km, they said.
More than 4,000 people were relocated as a large number of structures were damaged or collapsed following late Monday's earthquake outside Yibin in Sichuan province, according to the city government.
The Yibin city government posted the casualty toll on its social media accounts Tuesday morning.
The young dad can be seen walking through the rubble of Yibin in southwest China, a city hit by a 6.0 magnitude earthquake late on Monday.