24.08.2016 – Anna Scolobig interviewed about the earthquake in central Italy
Devastating earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy, on 24 August 2016
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Amatrice and nearby villages, central Italy at 3.36am local time on wednesday 24th August. At the time of publishing, 250 people have been killed and the search and rescue operation is ongoing. The epicentral region is made up of many small villages, and is a popular holiday destination. Roads are small and the region is very mountainous, which hindered recovery efforts in the past days.
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