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Earthquake rocks Taiwan tourist city

A body of a Hong Kong Canadian is carried out from a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A body of a Hong Kong Canadian is carried out from a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A body of a Hong Kong Canadian is carried out from a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Excavators demolish collapsed Marshal hotel in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Excavators demolish collapsed Marshal hotel in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Excavators demolish collapsed Marshal hotel in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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A damaged building is seen in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A damaged building is seen in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A damaged building is seen in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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Rescue personnel work at a collapsed building in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescue personnel work at a collapsed building in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescue personnel work at a collapsed building in Hualien, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Debris are seen outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Debris are seen outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Debris are seen outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A rescue personnel leave from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A rescue personnel leave from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A rescue personnel leave from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A child rides a bicycle on a fractured road in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A child rides a bicycle on a fractured road in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A child rides a bicycle on a fractured road in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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A body of employee of collapsed Marshal Hotel is carried by a rescue personnel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A body of employee of collapsed Marshal Hotel is carried by a rescue personnel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A body of employee of collapsed Marshal Hotel is carried by a rescue personnel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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Volunteers pray as a dead body is transferred by ambulance from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Volunteers pray as a dead body is transferred by ambulance from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Volunteers pray as a dead body is transferred by ambulance from a collapsed building in Hualien, Taiwan February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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Residents take shelter at a local stadium in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Residents take shelter at a local stadium in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Residents take shelter at a local stadium in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescue workers are stand next to a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers are stand next to a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers are stand next to a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man walks on a fractured road in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A man walks on a fractured road in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A man walks on a fractured road in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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A rescuer walks outside a collapsed building in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A rescuer walks outside a collapsed building in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A rescuer walks outside a collapsed building in Hualien, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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Rescue workers are seen by a damaged building in Hualien February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers are seen by a damaged building in Hualien February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers are seen by a damaged building in Hualien February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
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Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Wreckage of a car lies outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Wreckage of a car lies outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Wreckage of a car lies outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A passerby walks behind cracks on a street in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A passerby walks behind cracks on a street in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A passerby walks behind cracks on a street in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A damaged wall is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A damaged wall is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A damaged wall is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A man walks past debris outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A man walks past debris outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A man walks past debris outside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A fire fighter looks for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A fire fighter looks for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A fire fighter looks for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A damaged residential building is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A damaged residential building is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A damaged residential building is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescuers save a dog from inside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers save a dog from inside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers save a dog from inside a damaged hotel in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Fractured road is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Fractured road is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Fractured road is seen in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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A police officer stands guard outside a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A police officer stands guard outside a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

A police officer stands guard outside a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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People look at a damaged residential building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

People look at a damaged residential building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

People look at a damaged residential building in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fire fighters look for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A rescue worker searches for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

A rescue worker searches for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

A rescue worker searches for survivors in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers run out of a hotel during an aftershock in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers run out of a hotel during an aftershock in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers run out of a hotel during an aftershock in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu

Rescue personnel search a collapses in Hualien, Taiwan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone�Siu
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