peking - Two days after the earthquake in the middle of China, the death toll has gone up to twenty. 431 people were injured in Sichuan Province, according to state media on Thursday.
Due to the earthquake near the Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve, 50,000 tourists had to be evacuated. Among them are 126 foreigners whose nationality is unknown.
Sichuan is regularly hit by earthquakes. A major earthquake cost nearly 70,000 people in 2008.
On Wednesday, China was hit again by a heavy crush. About potential victims near the Chinese city of Yining, in the western province of Xinijang, nothing is known yet.