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Over 2100 evacuated after 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit Tibet, no casualties reported

December 25, 2018 2:17 am0 comments
Over 2100 evacuated after 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit Tibet, no casualties reported

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2018) – China said Dec 24 that more than 2,100 people had been evacuated after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Xaitongmoin (Tibetan: Zhe-thongmon) County in the city of Xigaze (Tibetan: Shigatse) in southern Tibet Autonomous Region. There were no casualties, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency Dec 24. Investigators were […]

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2,000 relocated after the 6.9-magnitude Nyingtri earthquake

November 21, 2017 11:11 pm0 comments
2,000 relocated after the 6.9-magnitude Nyingtri earthquake

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2017) – Although only three people received injuries, which were minor, the 6.9-maginitude pre-dawn earthquake which jolted Nyingtri City of Tibet Autonomous Region on Nov 19 caused serious enough damage to homes and properties to required more than 2000 people to be relocated to temporary shelters, according to […]

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No major casualties reported as strong earthquake jolts Tibet’s Nyingtri City

November 20, 2017 12:59 am0 comments
No major casualties reported as strong earthquake jolts Tibet’s Nyingtri City

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – A strong earthquake has jolted a remote, sparsely populated area in Nyingtri (Chinese: Nyingchi) City of Tibet Autonomous Region in the early hours of Nov 18. Three people sustained minor injuries and the quake also caused power failure and cracks in houses in a number of […]

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Latest Nepal earthquake kills one, injures 2 in Tibet

May 14, 2015 3:46 pm0 comments
Latest Nepal earthquake kills one, injures 2 in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May14, 2015) – A Tibetan woman died and her two co-passengers were injured after the car in which they were travelling were hit by falling rocks in Kyirong County-town in Tibet Autonomous Region as a result of a 7.3-magnitude earthquake which jolted neighbouring Nepal on May 12 afternoon. China’s […]

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