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Venezuela

AmeriCares relief effort in Venezuela

Situation: As many as 30,000 people were killed by mudslides and flash floods that swept the Caribbean coast of Venezuela December 17. An estimated 400,000 are homeless after entire towns were...

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Turkey

AmeriCares Relief Effort in Turkey: Update 03 Dec 1999

Situation: Another powerful earthquake struck northwestern Turkey on Friday, November 12, killing at least 600 and injuring thousands. The magnitude-7.2 jolt was centered in the province of Bolu, a...

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Turkey

AmeriCares Relief Effort in Turkey: Update 23 Nov 1999

Situation: Another powerful earthquake struck northwestern Turkey on Friday, November 12, killing at least 600 and injuring thousands. The magnitude-7.2 jolt was centered in the province of Bolu, a...

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Turkey

AmeriCares Relief Effort in Turkey: Update 22 Oct 1999

Situation: The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that struck northwestern Turkey on August 17, 1999 killed 16,000 people, injured an additional 44,000, and left over 600,000 homeless. Tens of thousands are...

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Turkey

AmeriCares Relief Effort in Turkey: Update 23 Sep 1999

Situation: The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that ravaged northwestern Turkey on August 17, 1999 killed over 15,000 people, injured 30,000 more, and left over 600,000 homeless. According to estimates by...

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China - Taiwan Province

AmeriCares Responds to Taiwan Earthquake

AmeriCares Relief Worker Advances Emergency Relief Module New Canaan, CT (September 22, 1999) - AmeriCares, the national and international disaster relief agency, is preparing to send an emergency...

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Turkey

AmeriCares Relief Effort in Turkey: Update 21 Sep 1999

Situation: The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that ravaged northwestern Turkey on August 17, 1999 killed over 15,000 people, injured 30,000 more, and left over 600,000 homeless. According to estimates by...

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Turkey

AmeriCares relief effort in Turkey

Situation: Over 14,000 people were killed and tens of thousands more seriously injured by the powerful earthquake which ravaged Ismit, an industrial city of one million about 55 miles southeast of...

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PNG

AmeriCares seeks help for Papua New Guinea victims

Cash Donations Sought for Tidal Wave Survivors New Canaan, CT July 22, 1998 -- AmeriCares, the international disaster relief organization, will dispatch staff and desperately-needed medicines and...

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