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By Brandon Jones On Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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Indonesia: Earthquake, tsunami death toll rises to 800 with ‘fears’ of thousands

The series of earthquakes on Friday afternoon climaxed with a 7.5-magnitude earthquake and a tsunami which brought an 18-foot wave and devastated areas like Palu. The death toll, doubling daily, has now climbed More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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IOM calls for over 9 million in relief for Ecuador earthquake victims

Following the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Ecuador’s Pacific coast on April 16th, the government has declared a “state of emergency” in the six provinces of Esmeraldas, Guayas, Los Rios, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
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IOM aid headed to Ecuador as earthquake death toll over 413 with at least 2650 injured

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is quick to respond to crisis and IOM Director General William Lacy Swing “has approved the release of USD 100,000 from IOM’s Migration Emergency Funding More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, April 14th, 2013
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Strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes near Papua New Guinea, no tsunami threat

A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific today approximately 63 miles off the coast of  the island nation of Papua New Guinea, according to a US Geologic Survey (USGS) report today. The quake More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
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Strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Iran Bushehr nuclear power plant

A strong 6.3-magnitude quake struck approximate 60 miles of southeast of the Persian Gulf city of Bushehr, Iran today, according to the US Geologic Survey. Image/CIA The tremor occurred at 16:22 at the epicenter More...


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