The Canadian Press

2001-01-13 | Earthquake El Salvador

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Hundreds were killed after a magnitude 7.6 earthquake rocked Central America on January 13th. In El Salvador, buildings were damaged, roads blocked and a landslide buried hundreds of homes. Canadian International Co-operation Minister Maria Minna was in San Salvador when the quake hit. (The minister immediately announced a one million dollar emergency aid package to provide shelter and other supplies for the quake victims.)

Date: 2001-01-13
Placeline: SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it has been a lot of damage in one area there's 500 houses that have been buried under a landslide under near Hill Country resort San Salvador has been affected there is a great deal of damage and a lot of people alone injured but also >>