Saturday :: Oct 8, 2005

Another disaster

by eriposte

Another terrible disaster, this time in the Indian sub-continent.


...Official says number of dead could reach into the thousands...

The magnitude 7.6 quake, which has generated strong aftershocks, is feared to have caused thousands of deaths in Pakistan, India, the Pakistani- and Indian-administered areas of the disputed territory of Kashmir, and in Afghanistan.

The confirmed death toll now stands at 856.

The wishes and prayers of the U.S. are with the families and friends of those impacted by the quake.

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