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More bodies located beneath rubble in Italy quake zone

More bodies located beneath rubble in Italy quake zone

Aug 29, – Residents of the hill town estimated that up to 10 people were still missing and emergency services said they had located three corpses in Amatrice’s Hotel Roma, which, like much of the historic center, was wrecked by Wednesday’s quake. Rescuers believe they have found more bodies buried deep in the rubble of […]

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Italy quake death toll hits 281, state funeral planned

Italy quake death toll hits 281, state funeral planned

Aug 27, – Three days after the quake struck the mountainous heart of the country, sniffer dogs and emergency crews continued to scour the town of Amatrice, which was leveled in the disaster, but there was no sign of life beneath the debris. Hopes of finding more survivors from Italy’s powerful earthquake faded on Friday, […]

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The suffering of ‘dogs’ – Rohingya kids in Myanmar

The suffering of ‘dogs’ – Rohingya kids in Myanmar

Oct 15, – The 10-year-old struggles up the hill, carrying buckets filled with rocks. Though he tries to keep a brave face in front of his friends, his eyes brim with tears. Every inch of his body aches, he says, and he feels sick and dizzy from the weight. “I hate it,” whispers Anwar Sardad. […]

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