Saturday, 23 January 2010

News

Haitian officials have confirmed that the death toll from the January 12 earthquake now stands at over 110,000, with 193,000 more people wounded and another 609,000 forced into temporary shelters.
Following the toll revision, the US Geographical Survey said that the 7 magnitude quake that devastated the Caribbean nation was possibly the most destructive on record in the region.
"It's probably accurate to say that this is the most deadly quake to occur in this part of the world, a Survey said.