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Moderate 6.0 earthquake rocks Pakistan
Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:ElSid, 6/14/2014 2:10:41 AM

A moderate earthquake struck northwest Pakistan on Saturday, causing panic in towns and cities, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage, an official said. Mohammad Riaz, a senior scientist at the Pakistan Meteorological Department, said the magnitude 6.0 quake was felt in the northwestern city of Peshawar, Swat Valley and several nearby areas. He said the quake´s epicenter was located in the Hindu Kush in neighboring Afghanistan. Peshawar is the capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan. Riaz said there were no immediate reports of damage.

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6.0 is not a moderate earthquake in the Middle East with their substandard housing.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lil dotty, 6/14/2014 7:24:40 AM     (No. 9885491)

A question comes to mind..
how does one determine the damage seen is due to the earthquake or lifestyle choices of their ´religion´.

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