Morocco recovering after deadly 6.8 earthquake

by ian


Devastating news in Morocco where a powerful earthquake hit on Friday night destroying entire villages and leaving behind a death toll already near 2,500.

The magnitude 6.8 earthquake is the deadliest the country has seen since 1960. Survivors camped in the streets the following nights, terrified that buildings would continue to collapse in the aftershocks. Search teams from Spain, Britain, and Qatar are joining efforts, working around the clock to find survivors.

Other nations are offering aid and support, including the US, France, China, Israel, and Turkey.