Thursday, October 1, 2009

Padang Earthquake: The Aftermath

Yesterday's massive earthquake in Padang, a city on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, has already claimed at least 1100 lives - and the number keeps rising. Measuring a 7.6 on the Richter scale, the earthquake destroyed an estimated 500 buildings - including many homes, schools, and hospitals in Padang.

Here are some videos that have come in to YouTube, documenting the aftermath.


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