Mexico declare three days of mourning after deathly earthquake

Mexico’s President, Enrique Peña Nieto, has declared three days of national mourning after the magnitude 8 earthquake that hit the country, killing 61 people and destroying thousands of buildings.

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injured victims of the magnitude 8 earthquake waiting on doctors (EPA). 

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Mexican soldiers on rescue mission following magnitude 8 earthquake (EPA)

Rescue operations are already underway.

 


Featured image by Edgard Garrido/Reuters

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