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Devastating earthquake struck China!

  • A village woman reacts after her house was damaged by an earthquake in Lushan county, Ya'an, southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China's southwestern Sichuan province Saturday, nearly five years after a devastating quake wreaked widespread damage across the region.
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    A village woman reacts after her house was damaged by an earthquake in Lushan county, Ya'an, southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China's southwestern Sichuan province Saturday, nearly five years after a devastating quake wreaked widespread damage across the region.

  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, center, is escorted by officials and rescuers as he visits a site damaged by an earthquake at a village in Lushan county, Ya'an, southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China's southwestern Sichuan province Saturday, nearly five years after a devastating quake wreaked widespread damage across the region.
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    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, center, is escorted by officials and rescuers as he visits a site damaged by an earthquake at a village in Lushan county, Ya'an, southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China's southwestern Sichuan province Saturday, nearly five years after a devastating quake wreaked widespread damage across the region.

  • In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, buildings are destroyed by a powerful earthquake at Gucheng village of Longmen Township of Lushan County in Ya'an City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake jolted Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.
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    In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, buildings are destroyed by a powerful earthquake at Gucheng village of Longmen Township of Lushan County in Ya'an City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake jolted Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.

  • This aerial photo released by China's Xinhua news agency shows destroyed houses after a powerful earthquake hit Taiping town of Lushan County in Ya'an City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake jolted Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.
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    This aerial photo released by China's Xinhua news agency shows destroyed houses after a powerful earthquake hit Taiping town of Lushan County in Ya'an City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake jolted Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.

  • In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a giant rock blocks the road, about 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) from the county seat of Lushan in Ya'an city, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. A powerful earthquake jolted China's Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.
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    In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a giant rock blocks the road, about 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) from the county seat of Lushan in Ya'an city, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Saturday, April 20, 2013. A powerful earthquake jolted China's Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago.

  • People try to get across a road blocked by a landslide following a powerful earthquake in Lushan county in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.
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    People try to get across a road blocked by a landslide following a powerful earthquake in Lushan county in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.

  • A man carries an injured woman to a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.
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    A man carries an injured woman to a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.

  • A man sits in front of the houses destroyed by an earthquake which hit Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.
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    A man sits in front of the houses destroyed by an earthquake which hit Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.

  • An injured man rests at a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.
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    An injured man rests at a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.

  • Nurses help an injured man at a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.
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    Nurses help an injured man at a temporary treatment station following an earthquake in Lushan county in Ya'an in southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday, April 20, 2013. The powerful earthquake shook China's Sichuan province Saturday morning, nearly five years after a devastating quake jolted the province.

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