Mourning Event Held For Those Killed In Tianjin Explosions

Mourning Event Held For Those Killed In Tianjin Explosions
A mourning event has been held to commemorate those who died in the Tianjin explosions on August 12. The occasion, which was held at 9:00am on August 18, was attended by over 300 of Tianjin’s main leaders and various public servants, as well as ordinary members of the public. Ships in Tianjin harbor sounded their horns for three minutes in honor of the deceased, which had reached 114 at the time. Many netizens expressed their grief for the victims and respect for the firefighters and those involved in the search and rescue operation.

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Netease

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  • Necrogodomega

    Up to 114 huh? I’m not going to poke holes in this but outside of the Mainland the “other” Chinese are giving quite a different number.

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