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Muddy island formed by Pakistan quake

Muddy island formed by Pakistan quake

Sep 26, –  Experts say the island was formed by the massive movement of the earth during the 7.7-magnitude quake that hit Pakistan’s Baluchistan province on Tuesday, killing at least 285 people. “That big shock beneath the earth causes a lot of disturbance,” said Zahid Rafi, director of the National Seismic Monitoring Center. Alongside the […]

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Rescuers struggle to help earthquake-affected people, 271 died

Rescuers struggle to help earthquake-affected people, 271 died

Sep 25, –  The earth moved with enough force to create a small island visible off the southern coast after the magnitude 7.7 quake struck in the remote district of Awaran in Pakistan’s Baluchistan province Tuesday. Rescuers struggled Wednesday to help thousands of people injured and left homeless after their houses collapsed in a major […]

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