China to uproot 240,000 from disaster-prone areas (AFP) – 1407th Edition

Scooter riders make their way along a street during a heavy snowfall over Xian, northern China's Shaanxi province in February 2008. Authorities plan to move nearly a quarter of a million people this year from disaster-prone areas in northern China into newly-built homes, state media say.(AFP/File/Str)AFP – Authorities plan to move nearly a quarter of a million people this year from disaster-prone areas in northern China into newly-built homes, state media reported Saturday.

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