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Mw 5.3 Earthquake, Green alert in Russian Federation on 10 Mar 2016 18:38 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km
  • on 10 Mar 2016 18:38 UTC
  • No people within 100km
  • inserted at 10 Mar 2016 18:54:00 UTC

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:26:00 +0100   usaToday (en)

A prominent Russian millionaire and former official under Vladimir Putin found dead last year in a Washington hotel died of blunt force injuries to the head, Washington's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner announced Thursday. Beverly Seals, chief of staff, confirmed the finding involving the death....

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:26:00 +0100   usaToday (en)

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