Afghanistan Quake Kills 1,000 People, Deadliest in Decades
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Afghanistan Quake Kills 1,000 People, Deadliest in Decades

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck a rural, mountainous region of eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing 1,000 people and injuring 1,500 more in one of the deadliest quakes in decades, the state-run news agency reported. Officials warned that... Read More

USAID Sends Search and Rescue Teams to Assist With Haitian Quake Response
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USAID Sends Search and Rescue Teams to Assist With Haitian Quake Response
2021-08-17 18:10:37
by Daniel Mollenkamp

In the wake of a powerful earthquake, the U.S. has sent rescue personnel and air support to assist with the search and rescue efforts in Haiti. On Sunday, the U.S. Agency for International Development said it had sent a 65-member... Read More

Stephanie Murphy to Lead Bipartisan  Congressional Delegation to Puerto Rico
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Stephanie Murphy to Lead Bipartisan Congressional Delegation to Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON - Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., will lead a bipartisan congressional delegation to Puerto Rico on Sunday, January 19, to examine the damage and disruption caused by the recent earthquakes. The delegation, which also includes Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón, R-Puerto... Read More

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