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Philippines: Eight killed, 60 injured in quake, aftershocks

07 July, 2019 10:12 am 10:12 am

MANILA (Reuters) – An earthquake and aftershocks struck islands off the north of the Philippines on Saturday, killing eight people and injuring 60, disaster officials said. An initial quake of magnitude 5.4 that struck the Batanes islands was followed shortly by an aftershock of magnitude 5.9, according to Philippine government data. Another big aftershock struck … Read More