Villages evacuated in earthquake-hit Sichuan

STORY: Monday's (September 5) quake, the strongest to hit the province since 2017, has injured more than 270 people, while 35 are missing, state media reported. The town of Luding was rattled by a 2.9 magnitude aftershock late on Wednesday (September 7).

English language state broadcaster CGTN carried footage of rescuers evacuating elderly villagers by boat and by land.