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Mexico's strongest quake in 85 years

Women hug while standing next to a destroyed house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo, Mexico. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Women hug while standing next to a destroyed house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo, Mexico. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Women hug while standing next to a destroyed house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo, Mexico. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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A woman stands inside her damaged home after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A woman stands inside her damaged home after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A woman stands inside her damaged home after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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A rescue worker marks debris in the city of Juchitan, after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A rescue worker marks debris in the city of Juchitan, after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A rescue worker marks debris in the city of Juchitan, after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Residents stand next to a house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Residents stand next to a house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Residents stand next to a house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Mario Castro explains how he survived with his son inside his house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Mario Castro explains how he survived with his son inside his house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Mario Castro explains how he survived with his son inside his house destroyed by the earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A man walks next to a house damaged in an earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man walks next to a house damaged in an earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man walks next to a house damaged in an earthquake that struck the southern coast of Mexico in Ixtaltepec. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A woman stands amidst the remains of a house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A woman stands amidst the remains of a house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A woman stands amidst the remains of a house after an earthquake struck the southern coast of Mexico in Union Hidalgo. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Soldiers work to remove the debris of a house destroyed in an earthquake that struck off the southern coast of Mexico, in Juchitan. 


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Soldiers work to remove the debris of a house destroyed in an earthquake that struck off the southern coast of Mexico, in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers work to remove the debris of a house destroyed in an earthquake that struck off the southern coast of Mexico, in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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An elderly man shows his wounds from a brick that fell on his back during the earthquake. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

An elderly man shows his wounds from a brick that fell on his back during the earthquake. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

An elderly man shows his wounds from a brick that fell on his back during the earthquake. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Soldiers remove the debris of a house in Juchitan. 


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Soldiers remove the debris of a house in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers remove the debris of a house in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A resident walks on the debris of a house in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident walks on the debris of a house in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident walks on the debris of a house in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A man mourns a victim of the earthquake in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man mourns a victim of the earthquake in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man mourns a victim of the earthquake in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A man walks among the debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A man walks among the debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A man walks among the debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto addresses residents in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto addresses residents in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto addresses residents in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Residents rest at the patio of their home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents rest at the patio of their home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents rest at the patio of their home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Soldiers remove the debris of a building in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Soldiers remove the debris of a building in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Soldiers remove the debris of a building in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Firefighters stand outside a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Firefighters stand outside a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Firefighters stand outside a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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A man stands with a bicycle near a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man stands with a bicycle near a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A man stands with a bicycle near a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Residents rest at a shelter in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents rest at a shelter in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents rest at a shelter in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Women hug as they search for a family member in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Women hug as they search for a family member in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Women hug as they search for a family member in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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A man walks among the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A man walks among the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

A man walks among the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Soldiers rest on a truck after rescue work in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers rest on a truck after rescue work in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers rest on a truck after rescue work in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Residents walk past a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Residents walk past a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Residents walk past a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A resident removes the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident removes the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident removes the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Residents walk past a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Residents walk past a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

Residents walk past a building destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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A resident walks past debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident walks past debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A resident walks past debris in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A resident takes pictures of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A resident takes pictures of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A resident takes pictures of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A man walks past debris of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man walks past debris of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man walks past debris of a building damaged in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A woman talks on a phone near a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A woman talks on a phone near a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A woman talks on a phone near a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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People clean up in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

People clean up in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

People clean up in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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Residents remove the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents remove the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Residents remove the debris of a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A man puts a provisional door on a building in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man puts a provisional door on a building in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A man puts a provisional door on a building in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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People stand outside their destroyed home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

People stand outside their destroyed home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata

People stand outside their destroyed home in Juchitan. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata
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An injured resident removes an item from a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An injured resident removes an item from a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An injured resident removes an item from a house destroyed in Juchitan. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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People stand at the staircase of a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People stand at the staircase of a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People stand at the staircase of a building damaged in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Men work near a damaged wall and vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Men work near a damaged wall and vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Men work near a damaged wall and vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A damaged wall and smashed vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A damaged wall and smashed vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

A damaged wall and smashed vehicle in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Soldiers help children to get on a truck as residents are  evacuated from their coastal town after the earthquake struck off the southern coast, in Puerto Madero. REUTERS/Jose Torres

Soldiers help children to get on a truck as residents are evacuated from their coastal town after the earthquake struck off the southern coast, in Puerto Madero. REUTERS/Jose Torres

Soldiers help children to get on a truck as residents are evacuated from their coastal town after the earthquake struck off the southern coast, in Puerto Madero. REUTERS/Jose Torres
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