Rescue workers search for survivors in the aftermath of a gas explosion in Shiyan city in central China’s Hubei province on June 13, 2021. Photo: Xinhua via AP
Rescue workers search for survivors in the aftermath of a gas explosion in Shiyan city in central China’s Hubei province on June 13, 2021. Photo: Xinhua via AP
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Warning on safety must be heeded

  • After a string of avoidable accidents, local officials in China can no longer ignore orders issued by the president and premier to be vigilant in their duty to safeguard lives

Rescue workers search for survivors in the aftermath of a gas explosion in Shiyan city in central China’s Hubei province on June 13, 2021. Photo: Xinhua via AP
Rescue workers search for survivors in the aftermath of a gas explosion in Shiyan city in central China’s Hubei province on June 13, 2021. Photo: Xinhua via AP
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