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Yingxiu, China, May 27, 2008—A man carries a mattress removed from a destroyed apartment in China's Sichuan Province on Tuesday.

The number of confirmed dead following the magnitude 8 earthquake that struck the region on May 12 is up to 67,183, China's state-run media reported.

More than 20,000 people are still missing, and millions have been relocated to temporary shelters as Chinese officials race to repair damaged homes.

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—Photograph by David Guttenfelder/AP
 
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