Qiang ethnic group earthquake survivors from last May's quake dance at a square where new housing will be built in Beichuan County of Sichuan Province, China. Reconstruction work is accelerated in the province as those still living in makeshift houses prepare for challenging winter weather. (Getty Images)
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