Unusual large number of tremors stirs fear in northern Chile

By Reuters | Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:04 PM

SANTIAGO, March 25 (Reuters) - An unusually large number of tremors following a recent earthquake in northern Chile has unnerved local residents - emptying beaches, pushing up sales of emergency rations, and raising concerns about what may lie ahead for the copper-producing area.

Living in one of the world's most earthquake-prone zones, Chileans are accustomed to the regular tremors that ripple through ...

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