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Pakistan quake rescue operation hindered

September 26th, 2013
12:27 PM ET

Earlier this week, a 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck Southern Pakistan, killing hundreds of people–with the death toll steadily rising. The quake was so powerful that aftershocks were felt as far as as Karachi and it even led to the creation of an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean.

Read: Pakistan death toll rises to 350

In this interview, Becky speaks with Khalid bin Majeed of Red Crescent about the rescue efforts.


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