Monday, April 18, 2016

“The death toll from the earthquake that struck #Ecuador...

"The death toll from the earthquake that struck #Ecuador over the weekend rose to 350 today, as residents continued to dig through rubble and rescue crews from around the world arrived to help with the relief efforts. The magnitude 7.8 #earthquake, the strongest to strike the country in decades, left an area of ruin stretching hundreds of miles through provinces that border the Pacific coast, felling buildings, buckling highways and leaving thousands homeless. The photographer @meridithkohut, who is on assignment for @nytimes, took this photo of family photos on top of rubble inside home in Portoviejo, a city of nearly 300,000 that was among the hardest-hit areas. Visit the link in our profile to learn more." By nytimes on Instagram.

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