Italy earthquake has killed at least 159 people were killed vy canis majoris

The Italy earthquake has killed at least 159 people – Beijing Chinese daily on 25 August, (Xin Lian) integrated foreign media reports, local time on August 24th, a magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred in the central mountainous areas of Italy, accompanied by aftershocks, the capital of Rome felt strongly. Up to now, the earthquake has killed at least 159 people were killed. The number of victims will continue to rise as many people are still trapped under the rubble. According to the U.S. Geological Survey earthquake information network news, the earthquake occurred at local time on August 24th at 3:36 (Beijing time 9:36), near the epicenter is located in the Umbria town of noel exactly, the focal depth of only 10 km, magnitude 6.2, which belongs to the shallow earthquake. The earthquake to Umbria, Lazio and Marche three large area damage, the most serious disaster in the town of accumoli, amatrice, Posta and arquata del tronto. In the city’s mayor said the amath cut more than 2/3 of the town were destroyed by the earthquake, and towns blocked. The earthquake also caused landslides, killed at least 86 people were buried in the ruins of amath cut in. The local hospital has been unable to operate normally, many of the injured can only be treated on the road in front of the hospital, the injured were transferred to other areas of the hospital for treatment. Italy civil defense Bureau of Emergency Rescue Department responsible person said: "there are still a lot of people are still buried under the ruins, a lot of people missing." After the earthquake, Italy’s prime minister Ferenczi cancelled a planned visit to France, to inspect the disaster areas. Italy’s prime minister said in a statement, the government has mobilized emergency rescue workers to the hardest hit. The earthquake in central Italy, foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang at the foreign ministry’s regular press conference held on the 24 day of the earthquake in Italy said that the Chinese local people life and property loss caused by deep condolences. China will be ready to provide assistance and cooperation in accordance with the needs of Italy. Chinese embassies and consulates in Italy will also continue to start an emergency mechanism to closely track whether the Chinese citizens injured in the earthquake.相关的主题文章: