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More UK aid supplies land in earthquake-hit Nepal

An RAF C-17 aircraft lands in Kathmundu, Nepal on the 29 April 2015 delivering vital UK aid.

 

The flight is carrying vital UK Government aid stocks to Nepal, including shelter kits and solar lanterns.

 

Background

 

On 25 April, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck the country, killing more than 5000 people, and injuring thousands more.

 

The UK is responding to Nepal's request for international help, sending search and rescue teams, emergency medics and logistical support.

 

Find out more at: www.gov.uk/nepal-earthquake-2015

 

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Picture: Picture: Sgt Neil Bryden/RAF

 

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Taken on April 30, 2015