Thursday, June 20, 2024

Topic: Morocco

Morocco’s earthquake wasn’t unexpected – building codes must plan for them

José A. Peláez Montilla, Universidad de Jaén The Earth’s surface is constituted of several tectonic plates, large segments of the planet’s outer layer, which move...

Morocco and Libya: UN scales up support for disaster relief

Two very different catastrophes in Morocco and in Libya united by the “unimaginable trauma” of bereaved families, continue to mobilize the UN’s relief efforts, the Organisation’s top aid official Martin Griffiths said on Friday.

Morocco earthquake death toll rises to more than 2100, search for missing continues

Rescuers in Morocco have intensified their efforts to find survivors of Friday's catastrophic earthquake, focusing on reaching remote areas in the Atlas Mountains where reports suggest some villages have been completely leveled.

Morocco earthquake toll passes 2,000

Morocco's deadliest earthquake in decades has claimed the lives of at least 2,012 people, authorities said on Saturday. 1404 people who are in a critical condition.

Death toll jumps to over 630 after earthquake strikes Morocco: “Our neighbours are under rubble”

At least 632 people have been killed and 329 were injured in the powerful earthquake that struck Morocco, state TV said, citing the Ministry of Interior.

Here’s what geographical data tell us about Morocco’s World Cup success

Stephen Woodcock, University of Technology Sydney The 2022 FIFA World Cup has certainly attracted plenty of negative press, with scandal from bidding process through to...