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Italy earthquake death toll rises to 247- regional officials

Italy earthquake death toll rises to 247- regional officials

Aug 25, – Hundreds of others were injured, some critically, and an unknown number were trapped under the ruins of collapsed buildings after Wednesday’s pre-dawn quake. The death toll from a powerful earthquake that shook central Italy rise to 247 on Thursday, officials said, as rescuers desperately searched for survivors in the rubble of devastated […]

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At least 10 people believed killed by Italian earthquake

At least 10 people believed killed by Italian earthquake

Aug 24, – Numerous buildings collapsed in small communities close to the epicentre of the quake in a remote, thinly-populated area straddling the regions of Umbria, Marche and Lazio. A powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday, devastating mountain villages and leaving at least 10 people dead. As dawn broke, […]

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