Posts Tagged earthquake

7.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Southern Mexico

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake was reported in Oaxaca, Mexico, Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 10 miles from […]

Hundreds Dead After Earthquake Rocks Communities in Iran, Iraq

More than 400 people are dead and thousands injured after a magnitude 7.3 earthquake reverberated from its epicenter in Ezgeleh, Iran, near […]

With Gaps in Health Care Left by Earthquake, Mexfam Steps Up in Oaxaca

On a scorching Wednesday afternoon, representatives from Direct Relief-partner organization Mexfam drove into the village of Santa María de Xadani in the […]

Amid Oaxaca Earthquake Destruction, Creating a Hub for Medicine

On the night of Sept. 7, the earth shook beneath the Istmo de Tehuantepec, a region in the southern Mexican state of […]

Scenes of Earthquake Damage from Mexico City Neighborhood Reveal City in Rescue Mode

Just moments before she and her students were thrown to the ground in a violent earthquake in Mexico City Tuesday, teacher Grace […]

As Mexico Reels from Deadly Earthquake, Direct Relief Mobilizes Support

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has struck central Mexico, collapsing buildings and creating havoc in the capital and nearby communities. More than 225 […]