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Indonesia earthquake

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NIAS, INDONESIA – MARCH 31: Boys make their way around the eartquake cracked streets during rescue operations March 31, 2005 in Gnung Sitoli, Nias, Indonesia. An earhquake measured 8.7 on the Richter scale hit the South East Asian region of Sumatra at 11:09 pm local time on March 28 and reportedly lasted 2 minutes. The island of Nias off the coast of Sumatra was the hardest hit with the death toll estimated at two thousand people. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

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