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Earthquakes rattle Indonesia, Russia, Papua New Guinea

Indonesia/ Russia/ Papua New Guinea, : Indonesia, Russia and Papua New Guinea woke up to strong earthquakes on Thursday morning, which measured 6.3, 6.7 and 7.0 on the Richter scale, respectively.
Indonesia is still recovering from a double earthquake, measuring 7.7 and 6.1 on the Richter scale, and a tsunami which struck the island of Sulawesi on September 28, as relief work is underway. 1,948 people have lost their lives so far, while 2,500 people have been injured and almost 75,000 are displaced, according to Al Jazeera.
Papua New Guinea was also struck by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake on February 26 this year, leaving 67 people dead. 

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