Quake: China rescue team in Italy

Ram Union Rescue Team, from Zhejiang Province

(ANSA) - Beijing, August 26 - A team of three Chinese search-and-rescue experts arrived in Italy last night to aid in an earthquake-stricken area of central Italy, China's official Xinhua News Agency reported Friday.
    The Ram Union Rescue Team from China's eastern Zhejiang Province was dispatched with medical equipment and machines that can find people trapped under rubble.
    The Italian branch of the organization sent 16 of its members, including two doctors, and first aid supplies.
    The Ram Union Rescue Team has so far taken part in five post-quake operations abroad - including in Ecuador, Nepal, and Pakistan - as well as in China.


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