At least 65 people were killed in a historically massive natural disaster that struck the southern coast of Mexico Thursday night, leaving cities and towns in rubble as relief supplies and cleanup crews arrive to assist devastated residents, officials confirmed on Saturday. Tens of thousands of emergency packs, as well as 100 extra police officers and rescue dogs were sent to Juchitán, in Oaxaca, said to be the worst affected town.
As residents attempted to dig themselves out, Hurricane Katia hit the Gulf coast state of Veracruz late Friday, triggering a mudslide that killed two people.
The quake was strong enough to cause buildings to sway violently in the capital city.
Hardest hit was Juchitan, a Oaxaca state city where 36 people died when the magnitude 8.1 quake toppled buildings.
The sharp increase came as civil defence authorities in the state of Oaxaca said that 71 deaths had been confirmed in that state alone.
At least 15 people also died in the neighboring state of Chiapas, while another four deaths were also confirmed in the state of Tabasco to the north, according to local authorities.
"The situation is Juchitan is critical, this is the most awful moment in its history", mayor Gloria Sanchez said.
Waves rose as high as 0.7 metres in Mexico, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said, though that threat passed.
The magnitude 8.1 quake that hit Mexico overnight occurred within a seismic hotspot in the Pacific where one tectonic plate dives under another.
President Buhari said that Nigerians sympathised with Mexico and are praying for the repose of the souls of the departed and the quick recovery of the injured.
Ignacio Chavez said his son died in the quake.
The odd lights people saw and documented on social media are believed to be part of an unusual phenomenon, which is caused by the activation of electrical charges on certain types of rock during a quake.
The epicenter of the quake hit on Thursday night in the southern state of Chiapas, one of Mexico's poorest regions.
In September 1985, a magnitude 8.0 quake killed an estimated 9,500 people in and around Mexico City.
It's certain possible that the routine post-trade physicals helped lead the Saints doctors to the discovery. As a result of Dorenbos needing immediate surgery, the Saints placed him on the Non-Football Injury list.
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The Golan Heights, internationally recognized as Syrian territory, was seized by Israel during the Six-Day War in 1967. It warned of the " dangerous repercussions of such hostile acts on the security and stability of the region".
There is a desperate need for food, water and health services for new arrivals in Cox's Bazaar, the United Nations added. Those who have fled across the border have accused the Myanmar military of staging reprisal attacks on Muslim villages.
Even if the USA managed to wipe out everything, Seoul would still be vulnerable to attacks from North Korea's artillery. Despite US pressure, China is still unwilling to force North Korea to abandon its nuclear program.
The largest barrier island involved in the evacuation is Hilton Head, which has a permanent population of more than 40,000. The eastern edge of Irma's predicted path, the storm's more powerful side, remains close to the Lowcountry coastal areas.
But he ran for just 41 yards and a touchdown, which was a minor surprise considering he ran for more than 1,000 yards a year ago. Now that the easy part of Mississippi State's schedule is over, they face a tough test in LSU next week.
The company also unveiled the Future-Type, a new concept vehicle which it described as "a vision for the auto of 2040 and beyond". For now the E-Type Zero remains a prototype vehicle, but there's serious production intent if customer interest is strong enough.
If true, the LTE-enabled device wouldn't need to be tethered to and be in close proximity to one's iPhone in order to make calls. Apple has employed the services of Samsung to provide it with the OLED screen it needs to be present on the iPhone 8 .
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