Number of deaths by earthquakes in Italy revised to 296

Number of deaths by earthquakes in Italy revised to 296

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The death rate after the quakes around the Italian village of Amatrice is adjusted to 296. Nearly 4.700 Italians whose houses have collapsed, staying on this time in tents in the area.

In the rubble of Amatrice have the search and rescue over the past weekend, a number of bodies found.

In the area twelve days ago, was struck by severe earthquakes over the next week, a lot of rainfall expected. The temperatures will drop, report Italian media.

A spokesman from the local government, has called the most vulnerable people in the camps in the short term to move to a safer refuge.

The search for victims around the hotel in Amatrice that collapsed on Sunday, completed. Also in the weekend, the area was rocked by a number of significant aftershocks.

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Live animals

There are the last days still be a number of animals alive under the rubble of the earthquakes facts. Saturday was the search and rescue dog, Romeo, ten days in a small hollow under the rubble had been.

Two days earlier, there was still a living cat found in the ruins of Amatrice. Joy was after seven days, severely dehydrated, but wrong little.

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