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Mar 01, 2019
Earthquake of magnitude 7.0 strikes southeastern Peru, says US Geological SurveyAn earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 struck southeastern Peru on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.
Feb 22, 2019
7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes hit Peru-Ecuador border region, says US Geological SurveyThe quake’s epicentre was in a sparsely populated area 224 kilometres (140 miles) east-southeast of Ambato, Ecuador, at a depth of 132 kilometres. The USGS’s initial reading assessed the quake, which occurred at 5:17 am local time (1017 GMT), at magnitude 7.7.
Feb 12, 2018
Lucas Pouille beats Richard Gasquet to win Open Sud de France; Roberto Carballes Baena captures maiden title at QuitoLucas Pouille won his fifth ATP title while Roberto Carballes Baena won his maiden crown this weekend.
Sep 05, 2017
Colombia to sign ceasefire with last major rebel group ahead of Pope Francis' visitColombia's government will sign a bilateral cease-fire with the nation's last remaining major rebel group ahead of Pope Francis' visit this week.
Jul 11, 2016
Strong tremors hit coastal area in northwestern EcuadorSome slight shaking was felt in Ecuador's capital of Quito, which 153 kilomt3ers (94 miles) to the southeast.
May 19, 2016
Ecuador hit by two earthquakes; minor injuries reportedTwo earthquakes struck Ecuador's coast on Wednesday, causing minor injuries in the same region where a 7.8 tremor killed more than 650 people last month.
Apr 28, 2016
Ecuador earthquake: Chinese government sends $9.5 million worth of humanitarian aidThe Chinese has government delivered 60 million yuan (about $9.5 million) worth of humanitarian aid materials to the victims of the deadly April 16 earthquake in Ecuador.
Apr 20, 2016
Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes off coast of EcuadorA magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck off the coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said, just days after a major quake hit the country killing nearly 500 people.
Apr 19, 2016
Ecuador earthquake death toll climbs to 413, rescue and evacuation operations continueThe death toll from the earthquake that hit Ecuador's Pacific coast over the weekend now stands at 413, the security ministry said on Monday
Apr 18, 2016
Ecuador earthquake: Death toll rises to 233, rescuers struggle to reach trapped survivorsThe magnitude-7.8 earthquake was centered on Ecuador's sparsely populated fishing ports and tourist beaches, 170 km northwest of Quito.