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    • A survivor of an earthquake receives medical treatment at a hospital in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013.
    • Earthquake survivors stand on the rubble of a mud house after it collapsed in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013.
    • Survivors of an earthquake receive medical treatment at a hospital in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013.
    • Earthquake survivors stand on the rubble of a mud house after it collapsed in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013.

    Earthquake Strikes Eastern Afghanistan

    Published April 24, 2013

    A moderate earthquake hit Afghanistan Wednesday and its tremors were felt in Kabul, Islamabad and as far away as New Delhi.


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