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Japan:Earthquake hits Kumamoto

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 5,2011

A strong earthquake has hit the southwestern Japanese prefecture of Kumamoto.

The Meteorological Agency says the quake registered 5-plus on the Japanese Read more…

Minor earthquake hits the Netherlands

Friday, September 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 9,2011
THE HAGUE, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) — The Netherlands witnessed an earthquake of 4.5 degrees on the Richter scale on Thursday evening. Read more…

Japan:Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Hokkaido

Thursday, September 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 8,2011

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Japan:Mid-term review of tsunami warning system released

Monday, August 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 9,2011
Japan’s Meteorological Agency has unveiled an interim report on the country’s tsunami warning system, based on information learned in the March 11th disaster. Read more…

Japan:Strong earthquake hits Iwate

Saturday, July 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 23,2011
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Japan:Strong earthquake hits Kanto region

Saturday, July 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 16,2011
A strong earthquake jolted the metropolitan Tokyo area on Friday evening.

The quake registered 5-minus on the Japanese scale of 0 Read more…

Japan:Quakes may continue in wide area

Sunday, April 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 17,2011

Japanese weather officials are calling on people to stay on the alert, as strong earthquakes are expected to continue for some time. Read more…