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Chile. The struggle begins

Chile is a country located on the west coast of South America. The country sits directly on the plate boundary of the South American and Nazca plate. Chile has suffered from many earthquakes in its history. The most recent however being one of the most destructive. Chile is in its hour of need. The earthquake struck in the early hours of Saturday 27th February. The largest quake measured 8.8 on the richter scale, which was followed by hundreds of terrifying and destructive after shocks. The destruction has caused hundreds of deaths and millions of homes to be destroyed. The worst hit area is Concepcion. A city in central Chile.

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Taken on March 22, 2010