A powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of
Yushu in Qinghai Province on Wednesday, April 14. More than 400 lives were claimed and 10,000 people were injured.
The local Salvation Army responded with the provision of basic relief supplies that included two tonnes of barley flour and 200 sets of warm clothes and medicines. to Yushu on Tuesday, April 20. To show respect to Tibetan customs, The Salvation Army particularly purchased barley flour for the survivors. […]