THE PAVILIONS PHUKET EPL Prediction Competition 2018-2019 Kata Rocks
Login | Create Account Poll Currency Weather Facebook Youtube Search

International lives lost in earthquake

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key says potentially 100 international people have been killed in Christchurch's February 22 earthquake.

Friday 4 March 2011, 01:28AM


Rescue workers pay their respects to earthquake victims.

Rescue workers pay their respects to earthquake victims.

 

The total loss of life, from the 6.3 magnitude quake, was likely to be one of the country's biggest. The death toll now stands at 161.

A national memorial service would likely be held in the last half of March, Mr Key said.

QSI International School Phuket

Officials in New Zealand say the search for survivors has been called off and the rescue operation is now a body recovery.

 

 

 

comments powered by Disqus
Melbourne Cup 2018