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World - International
1/2/2024 10:36:14 AM
Japanese rescuers battled against the clock and powerful aftershocks Tuesday to find survivors of a major earthquake that struck on New Year's Day, killing at least 30 people and causing widespread destruction.

World - Region
9/10/2023 5:33:48 PM
An aftershock rattled Moroccans on Sunday as they prayed for victims of the nation’s strongest earthquake in more than a century and toiled to rescue survivors while soldiers and workers brought water and supplies to desperate mountain villages in ruins.

World - Region
9/10/2023 10:04:56 AM
The powerful earthquake that struck Morocco, killing more than 2,000 people, didn't hit in the most active seismological region, said one French expert. But aftershocks can be expected, he warned.

World - Region
5/24/2023 10:12:26 AM
The world is failing to protect civilians as the number of people caught up in conflicts and their humanitarian aftershocks skyrocketed last year, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday.

World - International
5/6/2023 2:18:48 PM
Aftershocks shook Japan a day after a powerful earthquake left at least one person dead, with officials assessing damage Saturday from the jolt that destroyed several buildings.

World - Region
2/27/2023 9:20:27 PM
The devastating February 6 earthquake and aftershocks that hit southern Turkey have caused damage worth more than $34 billion in the country, the World Bank said on Monday.

World - Region
2/19/2023 3:34:21 PM
As the search and rescue effort for buried survivors of the Feb. 6 earthquake started to wind down in Turkey, demolition teams have moved in to clear the mounds of rubble left by the worst disaster in modern Turkish history.

World - Region
2/14/2023 1:56:40 PM
More than seven million children have been affected by the massive earthquake and a major aftershock that devastated Turkey and Syria last week, the United Nations said Tuesday, voicing fear that "many thousands" more had died.

World - Region
2/12/2023 12:59:04 PM
An earthquake measuring 3.7 degrees struck the city of Kahramanmaras on Sunday, the Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said.

World - Region
2/9/2023 5:18:19 PM
Thousands who lost their homes in a catastrophic earthquake huddled around campfires and clamored for food and water in the bitter cold, three days after the temblor and series of aftershocks hit Turkey and Syria, killing more than 19,300.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
2/7/2023 10:42:58 PM
The massive earthquake that hit southern Turkey this week has also had a devastating impact on Syria, with the threat of yet worse to come

World - Region
2/7/2023 11:44:00 AM
Rescuers raced Tuesday to find survivors in the rubble of thousands of buildings brought down by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake and multiple aftershocks that struck eastern Turkey and neighboring Syria, with the discovery of more bodies raising the death toll to more than 5,000.

World - Region
2/6/2023 1:50:00 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said offers for help had been received from some 45 countries in the aftermath of Monday's deadly earthquake and powerful, still ongoing aftershocks.

World - Region
2/6/2023 1:27:47 PM
Turkey's disaster management agency has reported that a new earthquake of magnitude 7.6 occurred close to the epicenter of Monday's previous deadly quake, which also generated dozens of aftershocks.

World - International
11/23/2022 12:05:21 PM
Survivors of an Indonesian earthquake that killed at least 268 people appealed for food and water Wednesday, as heavy rain and aftershocks hampered rescue efforts among the rubble of devastated villages.

World - International
9/18/2022 10:00:49 AM
A strong earthquake shook Taiwan on Sunday as a series aftershocks hit the self-governing island off China's east coast.

World - Africa
5/24/2021 9:30:26 PM
The deaths bring to 20 the number killed since Africa's most active volcano erupted on Saturday, spewing red-hot molten lava that engulfed houses in its wake.

World - Region
10/31/2020 9:24:18 AM
The quake hit Friday afternoon, toppling buildings in Izmir, Turkey's third-largest city, and triggering a small tsunami in the district of Seferihisar and on Samos. The quake was followed by hundreds of aftershocks

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
8/11/2020 10:04:46 PM
While most commentators agree that negligence led to the explosions that rocked Beirut last week, there is still speculation about who stood to benefit from them

Egypt - Politics
11/27/2019 1:29:59 PM

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