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China dam 'extremely dangerous'

Chinese soldiers have repairing "extremely dangerous" cracks in the Zipingku Dam, up the river from the earthquake-hit city of Dujiangyan.

On 15 May, the dam could be seen releasing huge gushes of water as military and medical personnel set up rescue and relief areas near it.

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