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Quakes shake southwest China, leave 4 dead

The Manila Times 02 Jun 2022
A shallow 6.1-magnitude quake hit a sparsely populated area in southwestern Sichuan province about 100 kilometers (60 miles) west of the provincial capital Chengdu, state-run broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) reported ... "Some of my colleagues ran for the stairs to get toa wide-open space," he told Agence France-Presse (AFP).
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Strong shallow magnitude 6.3 earthquake off Vanuatu

Sott 10 Apr 2022
Other agencies reporting the same quake include the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) at magnitude 6.3, and France's R�seau National de Surveillance Sismique (R�NaSS) at magnitude 5.7.
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Climate change: effect on forests could last millennia, ancient ruins suggest

The Conversation 24 Feb 2022
For instance, the Mormal Forest floor in northern France is, in several places, covered by a carpet of quaking sedge ... Using airborne lidar data acquired in 2014 over the Compiègne Forest in northern France, a team of archaeologists and historians found well-preserved Roman settlements , farm fields and roads.
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U.N. Security Council tells Haiti to end political gridlock, start planning elections

Yahoo Daily News 19 Feb 2022
Friday’s meeting took place just days after France and other donors agreed to help Haiti rebuild its quake-ravaged southern peninsula, pledging $600 million in short and long-term aid, and as the political landscape remains highly polarized, with the July assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse still unsolved.
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Magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes northern Peru – USGS

FX Empire 28 Nov 2021
There were no immediate reports of injury or damage from the quake, which was felt as far away as the capital, Lima. The quake struck at a depth of more than 100 km (60 miles), limiting the shaking level. The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said in a tweet the quake ...
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Image of Silver UFO submitted to MUFON, alien hunter puts forward bizarre theory

International Business Times 27 Oct 2021
The image was apparently captured from Ploubalay, France on October 24, and it shows an eerie silver disc-like object hovering above a mountain.  ... The underground alien bases don't have permanent tunnels, but instead, automatically compress an opening and close them when finished, but can sometimes cause small quakes in the area.
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Greek Prime Minister Visits Crete's Quake-Stricken Areas

The National Herald 28 Sep 2021
Earlier on Tuesday the premier returned to Greece from an official visit to France through Heraklion airport. He then made his way to the quake-stricken ...
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Crete hit again by aftershocks as Greek Prime Minister visits earthquake stricken areas

Greek City Times 28 Sep 2021
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the earthquake stricken areas in Crete on Tuesday after returning from France where he signed a historic military pact with President Emmanuel Macron ... Greece and France take first step towards European independence following AUKUS debacle ... Inspections of quake-damaged buildings in Crete begins.
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Magnitude 5.7 tremor jolts parts of Luzon

Manila Standard Today 27 Sep 2021
The deep 5.7-magnitude quake, of tectonic origin, struck off Batangas province, south of Metro Manila, at 1.12 am, with residents in the nearby capital of Manila woken by their buildings shaking. The quake was recorded at a depth of 98 kilometers, the USGS said ... Deep quakes tend to do less damage than shallow tremors.
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One dead in strong quake on Greek island of Crete

Straits Times 27 Sep 2021
The quake, measuring magnitude 5.8 according to Greece's seismological observatory, sent residents rushing into the streets and damaged buildings on Greece's largest island ... The Athens observatory said the quake's epicentre was 346km south of the Greek capital and at a depth of 10km.
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Hurricane Ida rapidly intensifies into dangerous Category 4

Atlanta Journal 29 Aug 2021
Ida quickly gained strength as it moved into the northern Gulf, going from top winds of 115 mph (185 kph) in a 1 a.m. update to 145 mph (230 kph) a few hours later ... It was traveling northwest at 15 mph (24 kph) ... Gov ... A U.S ... ___ ... US airlifts aid to Haiti to reach areas hardest hit by quake ... France's Macron visits Iraq's Mosul destroyed by IS war.
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Foreign aid trickles in to rural Haiti amid struggle to count victims

Metro USA 20 Aug 2021
CAVAILLON, Haiti (Reuters) -A drip of foreign aid began to reach more rural areas of southwestern Haiti on Thursday, arriving five days after a powerful earthquake https.//www.reuters.com/business/environment/magnitude-7-quake-strikes-western-haiti-usgs-2021-08-14 killed more than 2,000 and flattened tens of thousands of buildings into rubble.
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Aid trickles in as Haitians struggle to count lives lost in quake

Metro USA 19 Aug 2021
World Food Programme at a camp in the rural town of Camp-Perrin for people displaced by Saturday’s 7.2 magnitude quake ... The price of small bags of drinking water had tripled since the quake, she lamented ... But there were still 21 people unaccounted for six days after the quake, local officials said.
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Death toll crosses 2,000 in quake-hit Haiti

Straits Times 19 Aug 2021
The number of people killed in last Saturday's devastating quake has risen by almost 250 to 2,189, the country's civil protection agency said ... The quake also injured at least 12,268 people and damaged or destroyed tens of thousands of buildings in the Caribbean nation, which has still not recovered from the devastating earthquake of 2010.

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