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AFGHANISTAN-PAKISTAN EARTHQUAKE




(Created on 27/10/2015)


 

  • Afghanistan-Pakistan earthquake causes widespread destruction - VIDEO - 27 October 2015
    "The magnitude-7.5 earthquake that hit remote areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan caused destruction and damage over a wide area.
    At least 275 people are known to have died. Twelve of the dead are schoolgirls, killed in a crush as they tried to evacuate their school.
    The epicentre was around 80km southeast of Feyzabad, although tremors were felt as far away as Delhi."

    (BBC)

  • Afghanistan-Pakistan earthquake leaves hundreds dead - Article + Photos + Video - 26 October 2015
    "More than 260 people have died, mostly in Pakistan, after a magnitude-7.5 earthquake hit north-eastern Afghanistan."
    (BBC)

 

  • Quake Kills More Than 150 in Afghanistan, Pakistan - Text + Audio - 26 October 2015
    "A major earthquake struck South Asia Monday. Early reports say the earthquake killed more than 150 people in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Hundreds more were reported injured. A VOA reporter tweeted from Kabul that “conservative estimates” are 154 dead and 1,191 injured."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)