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EARTHQUAKE

Chile Reports 6.3-Magnitude Earthquake

Early Tuesday morning an earthquake measuring 6.3 struck north Chile, United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported


Over 200 Dead in 7.1-Magnitude Quake in Mexico

A 7.1-magnitude earthquake has hit central Mexico, killing at least 225 people and toppling dozens of buildings, officials said


Italy Reports Growing Number of Victims after Earthquake

The provisional death toll from the devastating earthquake that struck yesterday the central region of Italy rises to 247, while the removing of debris in search of survivors continues relentlessly


Death Toll after Earthquake in Central Italy Rises to 120

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said this Wednesday that at least 120 people have died and 368 were injured in the earthquake that shook the center of the country


Ecuadorian President Asks for Calm following Strong Aftershock

Rafael Correa called for calm after the strong aftershock of 6.8 degrees on the Richter scale that rattled the country’s coast, causing no deaths or major property damages


Rescuers Back in Cuba after Helping Quake Victims in Ecuador

The Cuban rescue brigade that had been assisting those affected by the April 16th earthquake in Ecuador, returned last night to Havana according to the Granma newspaper website


Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa Says Cuba is Champion of Solidarity

President Rafael Correa assured Cuba is a champion of solidarity while thanking the assistance provided by the Caribbean island after the catastrophic earthquake that hit the coastal region last Saturday


Cuban Ministry of Health Confirms Death of Physicians in Ecuador

The Cuban health professionals were at a building that totally collapsed in the municipality of Pedernales, Manabi. The rest of the medical brigade is in good health


Raul Castro Expresses Condolences and Solidarity to Ecuador

Cuba President Raul Castro sent a message of condolences to his Ecuadorian counterpart, Rafael Correa, after the earthquake that left at least 246 dead and 2,527 wounded


Cuba Health Brigade Travelled to Ecuador to Assist Quake Victims

A brigade of Cuban doctors specialized in facing disasters and epidemics, and some rescuers arrived in Ecuador to support the South American country after the earthquake that hit the coastal region last Saturday


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