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Power For Morocco: Ecoflow Donates Portable Power Stations As Aid For Quake-Hit Area Of Marrakesh

MENA FN 21 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) EcoFlow ( ), a global leading sustainable energy company, has responded to the urgent humanitarian need by donating a range of solar generators to ... .
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A rescue team recovers the body of a woman who was killed by the earthquake, in the town of Imi N'tala, outside Marrakech, Morocco, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023

Moroccan, Libyan chaos renews climate reconciliation agenda

The New Arab 18 Sep 2023
Well before this month’s earthquake in the vicinity of Marrakesh claimed 2,900 lives and counting, an earthquake in the nearby city of Agadir caused between 12,000 and 15,000 deaths in 1960 ... The bulk of the earthquake’s damage and destruction fell upon often-isolated communities in the countryside between Marrakesh and the Atlas Mountains.

Morocco Earthquake Badly Damages Cultural Sites

New York Times 16 Sep 2023
Many historic buildings revered by Moroccans and tourists alike were lost or damaged in the earthquake ... .

US military running an earthquake drill in Morocco at the time of the Marrakesh Quake..

Bitchute 15 Sep 2023
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Morocco quake leaves mental scars

Mail Guardian South Africa 15 Sep 2023
She had first gone to see a regular doctor for hypertension. But Moroccan troops in the area quickly referred her to the psychiatrist, who said he had seen about a hundred patients since the previous day out of the 500 who came to the field hospital in Asni, roughly 90km south of the tourist hub of Marrakesh ...I’ve been awake ever since ... — AFP ....
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A rescue worker walks through rubble which was caused by the earthquake, in the town of Imi N'tala, outside Marrakech, Morocco, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2023

Morocco earthquake death roll rises to 2,946

Khaleejtimes 14 Sep 2023
Public authorities are mobilising all necessary resources to manage the consequences of this tragic event, reported WAM ... ALSO READ. 'Everything comes back'.

A Family Who Survived Morocco’s Earthquake Feel Blessed By New Life

New York Times 14 Sep 2023
Clambering away from an earthquake’s devastation and death, a family emerges treasuring a single new life ... .

In a Marrakesh hospital, Morocco’s quake survivors ponder what comes next

Al Jazeera 13 Sep 2023
Marrakesh, Morocco – The few hundred residents of Ijjoukak had to wait three days for rescue after the earthquake ripped through the High Atlas Mountains at around 11pm on Friday ... Now they, like hundreds of others, wait outside the University Hospital in Marrakesh for Henya’s mother and aunt to be released.

Morocco’s Largest Earthquake In Marrakesh-Safi Area In Decades

Windermere Sun 13 Sep 2023
The powerful quake hit outside the ancient city of Marrakesh, destroying buildings and damaging a historic mosque ... For more details about 2023 Marrakesh-Safi earthquake, please refer to the excerpt from wikipedia, in italics, below. ... At least 2,946 deaths were reported, with most occurring outside Marrakesh.
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A rescue team recovers the body of a woman who was killed by the earthquake, in the town of Imi N'tala, outside Marrakech, Morocco, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023

More people rescued, bodies recovered as search operations continue in quake-hit Morocco for 6th day

Anadolu Agency 13 Sep 2023
The Moroccan monarch Mohammed VI on Tuesday visited the earthquake victims in a hospital in the city of Marrakesh, where he donated blood “as an expression of solidarity with the victims,” according to the official news agency ... *Writing by Ikram Kouachi. .

Morocco earthquake: Displaced people in Marrakesh move into tents

The Daily Telegraph Australia 12 Sep 2023
Morocco's deadliest earthquake in more than a century has displaced thousands of people ....
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People inspect the damage caused by the earthquake in the village of Tafeghaghte, near Marrakech, Morocco, Monday, Sept. 11, 2023. Rescue crews expanded their efforts on Monday as the earthquake's death toll continued to climb to more than 2,400 and displaced people worried about where to find shelter.

Foreign rescuers race against time as Morocco quake death toll mounts

Independent online (SA) 12 Sep 2023
The 6.8-magnitude quake struck the Atlas mountains late Friday southwest of the tourist centre of Marrakesh ... Citizens reported to hospitals in Marrakesh and elsewhere to donate blood for the injured ... Dozens of people continued to sleep outdoors overnight in the modern quarter of Marrakesh.

Race against time to find survivors 4 days after Morocco quake

Manila Standard 12 Sep 2023
Marrakesh, Morocco — Hopes were dimming on Tuesday in Morocco’s desperate search for survivors, four days after a powerful earthquake killed more than 2,800 people, most of them in remote villages in the High Atlas Mountains ... In the tourist hub of Marrakesh, whose ...

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