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Natural disaster in California - earthquake destroyed almost all infrastructure

November 13 2008

In the U.S. state of California as a result of a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 magnitude occurred tysyachekilometrovaya crack in the crust. There are thousands of victims. Such is the scenario of large-scale exercise scheduled for today.

Ozhdaetsya that large-scale training event will be attended by about 5 million people. They should acquire skills evacuation and search of refuge, as well as learn the techniques of first aid to victims. Doctrine to prevent the effects of earthquakes are held regularly in some counties in California. Today, they first will be held statewide.

In the exercises, except for rescue workers and firefighters, will involve the structure of the executive staff, schools, hospitals, churches, shopping centers and multifamily residential complexes. Training will begin at 10 am by the time the Pacific coast of the USA (21:00 GMT). Their implementation will cost California $ 2 million, reported news. "

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