Olympic torch relay resumes after mourning period

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China, May 22, 2008: The Olympic torch resumed its journey across China on Thursday May 22 in the coastal city of Ningbo after the relay was halted for three days of national mourning for the earthquake victims.

Organisers of the Olympics have said that the Sichuan leg of the Beijing Olympic torch relay has been cut by a day and postponed to the week before the Games' opening ceremony to allow for relief work in the quake-torn province.

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