Hundreds Dead, Thousands Injured As Strong Earthquake Hits Sichuan Province


YA'AN, CHINA - APRIL 20: CHINA OUT) Giant pandas sit in their... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Animal,Bear,China - East Asia,Earthquake,Environment,Giant Panda,Horizontal,Human Interest,Natural Disaster,Photography,Sichuan Province,StrengthPhotographer Collection: Visual China Group 2013 Visual China GroupYA'AN, CHINA - APRIL 20: CHINA OUT) Giant pandas sit in their compound at the Ya'an Bifengxia Base of the China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda after a strong earthquake hit China's Sichuan Province on April 20, 2013 in Ya'an, Sichuan Province of China. The devastating earthquake hit the region in the morning claiming over 100 lives and injuring thousands. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)