Tangshan quake suvivors’ recall

Thursday marks the 40th anniversary of Tangshan earthquake, a devastating disaster in north China’s Tangshan City on a night 40 years ago.

More than 242,000 lives were lost in the quake and about 7,200 entire families died in their sleep.

Chang Qing, 81, a native of Tangshan and veteran of the Korean War, was working as a photographer at the city’s exhibition hall when the quake struck.

Let’s follow his camera to a story of a survivor in the disaster.

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