Seven-level sand storm sweeps through China's Urumqi (2)
A pedestrian walks on a street shrouded by sand and dust in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Aug. 3, 2011. A seven-level sand storm swept through Urumqi and neighboring areas on Wednesday, causing low visibility on the road. (Xinhua/Jiang Wenyao)
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