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Earthquake in Abruzzo Region, in Italy: the first interventions by the Department
Rome, Italy - The head of the Civil Defense, Bertolaso, has taken off by helicopter for a reconnaissance
"After the earthquake around 3:30 of this morning in Abruzzo and Lazio, the Operating Committee of the Civil Defense gathered with the involved institutions, under the coordination by the head of the Department, Guido Bertolaso. It has been immediately clear that it was a historical earthquake, equal to that one in Umbria and Marche in 1997. The most hit city, around 8th degree of the Mercalli...
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