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Séisme en Grèce: l'équipe suisse se prépare à rentrer

L'équipe de la Chaîne suisse de sauvetage a mis un terme à ses recherches dans la zone du tremblement de terre au Nord d'Athènes et rentrera en Suisse vendredi soir. L'arrêt des recherches a été...

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Rescuers continue to battle after Greek quake

Rescue workers continue to pull survivors from the rubble of buildings in Athens, almost 48 hours after a deadly earthquake left 83 dead and thousands injured. Two more quakes jolted northern Greece...

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Rescue teams find more Greek quake survivors

By Costas Paris ATHENS, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Rescue teams working in heavy rain early on Thursday freed two more survivors from the wreckage of a Greek factory in the aftermath of an earthquake that...

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Rain adds to woes of Greek earthquake survivors

BY JEREMY GAUNT ATHENS, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Rain added to the misery of thousands of homeless Greeks on Thursday as the survivors of a powerful earthquake struggled to find shelter away from houses...

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President Clinton Offers Sympathy, Support After Greek Quake

President Clinton offered his condolences to the families of victims of the earthquake that struck Greece September 7 and said the United States is prepared to help the Greek government respond to...

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Athens earthquake: appeal for solidarity

STRASBOURG, 08.09.99 - The COUNCIL OF EUROPE today expressed solidarity with the families of victims of the Athens earthquake. The Secretary General, Walter SCHWIMMER, and the President of the...

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Séisme en Grèce: détachement de reconnaissance au travail

Le détachement de reconnaissance de la Chaîne suisse de sauvetage s'est mis au travail mercredi matin dans la zone grecque touchée par le tremblement de terre. D'après les premières nouvelles données...

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Greece - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 2

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 99/0139 GREECE EARTHQUAKE OCHA-GENEVA SITUATION REPORT N0. 2 8 SEPTEMBER 1999 - 17:00 Geneva time General Situation 1. The earthquake which hit Greece at 11:56 GMT (14:56 local time)...

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Death toll in Athens quake rises to 53 at 1200 GMT

ATHENS, Sept 8 (Reuters) - The death toll from the Greek earthquake has risen to 53, the semi-official Athens News Agency reported on Wednesday. The agency quoted a list of names provided by the...

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Greece (Athens): Earthquake Preliminary Appeal (22/99)

THIS PRELIMINARY APPEAL SEEKS CHF 750,000 TO ASSIST 15,000 BENEFICIARIES WITH IMMEDIATE RELIEF Summary At the request of the Hellenic Red Cross, the International Federation is appealing for...

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Death toll rises as aftershocks rock Athens

By Dina Kyriakidou ATHENS, Sept 8 (Reuters) - More strong aftershocks jolted Athens on Wednesday as the earthquake death toll rose to 55 and rescue teams searched for dozens of missing people still...

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IFRC appeal for Greek earthquake victims

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is launching a preliminary appeal for 750,000 Swiss francs to assist 15,000 people hit by yesterday's earthquake in Greece. The...

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Greek PM announces quake relief measures

ATHENS, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Greece unveiled on Wednesday a package of 10 relief measures for people and businesses hit by a powerful earthquake that killed at least 61 people and levelled several...

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Athens: Earthquake Alert

The Disaster A strong earthquake struck the Greek capital Athens at 14.56 hours local time today (Tuesday), measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale and lasting ten seconds. The tremour was felt as far...

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Houses collapse, one feared dead in Athens quake

By Jeremy Gaunt ATHENS, Sept 7 (Reuters) - A strong earthquake shook Athens on Tuesday, reportedly killing one person, damaging buildings and sending thousands of people fleeing into the streets in...

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Greece - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 1

OCHA-Geneva-99/0138 Greece - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 1 7 SEPTEMBER 1999- 19h00 Geneva time 1. An earthquake, measuring 5.8 on the Richter Scale, hit Greece at about 12:00 GMT on 7...

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USGS Earthquake Bulletin: Greece

U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY NATIONAL EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION CENTER World Data Center A for Seismology The following is from the United States Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:...

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