Earthquake in Afghanistan: Crisis-hit country struggles for aid after earthquake that killed more than 1,000

The earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck near the city of Khost on the border with Pakistan in the early hours of Wednesday morning. At least 1,500 people have been injured, but officials warn the toll is likely to rise as many families were sleeping in flimsy houses when the quake struck. Many …

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