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Mexico reels after devastating earthquake

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of the collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of the collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of the collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Rescue workers stand next to the rubble of a collapsed multi family residential after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Rescue workers stand next to the rubble of a collapsed multi family residential after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Rescue workers stand next to the rubble of a collapsed multi family residential after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Members of a rescue team search for students amidst the rubble of a collapsed building of the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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Rescue workers gesture for silence as they search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescue workers gesture for silence as they search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescue workers gesture for silence as they search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A damaged building is seen after an earthquake, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A damaged building is seen after an earthquake, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A damaged building is seen after an earthquake, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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A woman looks through the rubble of a destroyed house after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman looks through the rubble of a destroyed house after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman looks through the rubble of a destroyed house after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Soldiers and people clean the rubble of a house that collapsed in an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers and people clean the rubble of a house that collapsed in an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers and people clean the rubble of a house that collapsed in an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Rescue workers and Mexican soldiers take part in a rescue operation at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers and Mexican soldiers take part in a rescue operation at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers and Mexican soldiers take part in a rescue operation at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Members of Israeli and Mexican rescue teams search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of Israeli and Mexican rescue teams search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of Israeli and Mexican rescue teams search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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People lower a casket, holding the body of a victim who died in an earthquake, into a grave, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina

People lower a casket, holding the body of a victim who died in an earthquake, into a grave, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina

People lower a casket, holding the body of a victim who died in an earthquake, into a grave, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina
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A car covered in rubble is seen after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A car covered in rubble is seen after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A car covered in rubble is seen after an earthquake, in Jojutla de Juarez. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Support beams are placed on a crumbling wall of a room during the search for students at the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Support beams are placed on a crumbling wall of a room during the search for students at the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

Support beams are placed on a crumbling wall of a room during the search for students at the Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Rescue workers work at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers work at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers work at a collapsed building after an earthquake at the Obrera neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A rescue team and their dog search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A rescue team and their dog search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A rescue team and their dog search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Rescue workers search through the rubble for students at Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Rescue workers search through the rubble for students at Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Rescue workers search through the rubble for students at Enrique Rebsamen school after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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People react near a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People react near a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People react near a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building in Condesa, Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS

Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building in Condesa, Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS

Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building in Condesa, Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS
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People motion to others to be quiet as rescue workers are searching for survivors under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People motion to others to be quiet as rescue workers are searching for survivors under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People motion to others to be quiet as rescue workers are searching for survivors under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A person sits on the roof of a little house while looking at the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A person sits on the roof of a little house while looking at the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A person sits on the roof of a little house while looking at the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Rescue workers remove a dead body after searching through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers remove a dead body after searching through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers remove a dead body after searching through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A woman hugs a casket holding the body of a victim who died along with others, after the roof of a church collapsed, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina

A woman hugs a casket holding the body of a victim who died along with others, after the roof of a church collapsed, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina

A woman hugs a casket holding the body of a victim who died along with others, after the roof of a church collapsed, in Atzala, on the outskirts of Puebla. REUTERS/Imelda Medina
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Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Soldiers and rescue workers search in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Mexican soldiers work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Mexican soldiers work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Mexican soldiers work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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People are treated for injuries in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People are treated for injuries in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

People are treated for injuries in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building between Torreon and Viaducto Miguel Aleman, in Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS

Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building between Torreon and Viaducto Miguel Aleman, in Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS

Search and rescue operations are carried out at the site of a collapsed building between Torreon and Viaducto Miguel Aleman, in Mexico City. Rafael Arias/Social Media/via REUTERS
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Members of the Mexican Navy search inside a collapsed building in Mexico City. SEMAR/Handout via REUTERS

Members of the Mexican Navy search inside a collapsed building in Mexico City. SEMAR/Handout via REUTERS

Members of the Mexican Navy search inside a collapsed building in Mexico City. SEMAR/Handout via REUTERS
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Rescue workers search the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescue workers search the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescue workers search the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Rescue team members work in the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Soldiers, rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Soldiers, rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

Soldiers, rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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An army officer searches for people trapped among the rubble of a fallen building in Mexico City. SEDENA/via REUTERS

An army officer searches for people trapped among the rubble of a fallen building in Mexico City. SEDENA/via REUTERS

An army officer searches for people trapped among the rubble of a fallen building in Mexico City. SEDENA/via REUTERS
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Rescue workers search through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers search through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers search through rubble in a floodlit search for students at Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A rescue dog and his trainer work on the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A rescue dog and his trainer work on the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme

A rescue dog and his trainer work on the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Ginnette Riquelme
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Rescue workers look at fellow workers searching for people under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers look at fellow workers searching for people under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Rescue workers look at fellow workers searching for people under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Rescuers and people work at a collapsed building in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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