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Pakistan: Last year's earthquake victims to be resettled

ISLAMABAD, 30 April (IRIN) - Thousands of victims from last November's earthquakes which rocked parts of Pakistan's Northern Areas are to be returned to where they lived and will receive compensation...

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ACT update Pakistan 01/2003: Gilgit Earthquake

Geneva, 9 January, 2003 - On 21 November, 2002 a strong earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the northern areas of Pakistan. The Government of Pakistan, UN agencies, the Red Crescent, as...

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South Asia Appeal No. 01.24/2002 Programme Update No. 2

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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CWS assists quake-affected families in Pakistan

Five hundred of the families - some 3,500 people - affected by a November 21 earthquake in northern Pakistan have received quilts (four per family), sweaters, and shawls, through CWS Pakistan/...

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Pakistan: Quake victims allocated 670 acres of land

By Our Correspondent GILGIT, Dec 23: A tribal jirga and political parties of Diamer district decided on Sunday to allocate over 670 acres of land at Gunloodass for the permanent rehabilitation of the...

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ACT update Pakistan 01/2002: Gilgit Earthquake

Geneva, 11 December 2002 - On 21 November, 2002 a strong earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the northern areas of Pakistan. More than two weeks after the earthquake, the area is still...

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Pakistan - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 3

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2002/0229 OCHA Situation Report No. 3 Pakistan - Earthquake 06 December 2002 This report is based on information provided by the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Pakistan, the...

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Pakistani quakes leave thousands homeless as winter nears

by Naheed Maalik in Islamabad With temperatures dropping to minus eight and their tents offering precious little warmth, life at 4,000 metres above sea level has never been more difficult for the...

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Relief goods distributed among quake victims in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Nov 28, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- Relief goods have been distributed among earthquake victims in northern Pakistan, according to a report reaching here on Thursday. The report of the...

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Aftershocks, closed road hamper Pakistan quake aid

ISLAMABAD, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Aftershocks and blocked roads were hampering efforts on Wednesday to help up to 15,000 people forced to sleep out in freezing temperatures in Pakistan's north following...

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Pakistan - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 2

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2002/0227 OCHA Situation Report No. 2 Pakistan - Earthquake 27 November 2002 This report is based on information provided by the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Pakistan, the...

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Pakistan: Road closure sparks shortage of supplies

GILGIT , 26 November (IRIN) - Following last week's earthquake and reoccuring tremors, the blockage of a major highway linking Pakistan's northern areas to the rest of the country has been causing...

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Thousands brave cold nights after Pakistan quake

ISLAMABAD, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Up to 15,000 people are sleeping in the open in bitterly cold conditions in Pakistan's mountainous north as aftershocks spread fear following a major earthquake that...

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