Police have today confirmed the identities of a further five people who died in the Christchurch earthquake.
Yuki HAMASAKI, 23, (female), of Japan
Yang CHEN, 29, (female), of China
Limin WANG, 32 (female), of China
Xiling HAN, 25 (female), of China
Jen/Jin HII, 34 (female), of Malaysia
This brings the total number of names released to 166.
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