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Death Toll Of Italy 2016 Earthquake: 159 Killed, 368 Injured, Italian PM Says Figures Expected To Rise

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August 25, 2016 – Italy Earthquake 2016 Death Toll: 159 Killed, 368 Injured, Italian PM Says Death Toll Expected To Rise

The magnitude 6.2 earth quake that struck Italy around 3:36am yesterday has claimed the lives of many.

As it stands 159 deaths and 368 injuries have been reported in the mountainous area of Central Italy.

Most causalities were reported in Amatrice town where 35 reportedly died and in Accumoli.

Rescuers claimed that many people are still trapped under the rubble.

Death Toll Of Italy 2016 Earthquake

Italian PM Matto Renzi warned that the death toll is expected to rise as most citizens are still unaccounted for.

He also praised the volunteers who rushed to the scene at midnight to dig for survivors.



  1. Big Aunty Koks

    August 25, 2016 at 5:43 AM

    Bless those volunteers O God. This is what is meant by “terror by night”” . With half the town destroyed one wonders how the survivors are coping. God a beg !!!

  2. Metu Nyetu

    August 25, 2016 at 6:04 AM

    THIS WORLD IS not a home.

  3. sola olaniyi

    August 25, 2016 at 6:44 AM

    so sad…what a disaster

  4. fifelomo

    August 25, 2016 at 10:31 AM

    Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee God pls have mercy.

  5. Maryf

    August 25, 2016 at 12:13 PM

    This is tragedy! May souls of the departed RIP and may those injured, recover quickly.

  6. Mary

    August 25, 2016 at 12:37 PM

    Lord have mercy!

  7. huchennar

    August 25, 2016 at 7:15 PM

    Thank God for this blessed NATION of ours although itis being turned into another thing.
    #clueless human

  8. Amanda

    August 25, 2016 at 10:08 PM

    Preview of Iraq

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