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Dozens missing after landslide in Shaanxi, China

The landslide buried 15 dormitory buildings and three homes owned by the Shaanxi Wuzhou Mining Company in Shanyang county shortly after midnight, covering a large area of land.

Rescue efforts have been greatly hampered by heavy rain, said state broadcaster CCTV.China has seen severe weather during the current monsoon season.The powerful Typhoon Soudelor hit southern China over the weekend bringing strong winds and rain,.