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Search and rescue in Nepal

An injured girl is carried by a Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter following Saturday's earthquake in Sindhupalchowk, Nepal, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An injured girl is carried by a Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter following Saturday's earthquake in Sindhupalchowk, Nepal, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An injured girl is carried by a Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter following Saturday's earthquake in Sindhupalchowk, Nepal, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A rescue dog belonging to the group of ISAR Germany (International Search And Rescue) searches the rubble in Kathmandu April 28, 2015.   REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A rescue dog belonging to the group of ISAR Germany (International Search And Rescue) searches the rubble in Kathmandu April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A rescue dog belonging to the group of ISAR Germany (International Search And Rescue) searches the rubble in Kathmandu April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A boy riding a bicycle looks at a collapsed house in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A boy riding a bicycle looks at a collapsed house in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A boy riding a bicycle looks at a collapsed house in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Volunteers build a chain to remove rubble with their bare hands from a house that was completely destroyed in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Volunteers build a chain to remove rubble with their bare hands from a house that was completely destroyed in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Volunteers build a chain to remove rubble with their bare hands from a house that was completely destroyed in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A monk walks past the collapsed monastery and shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A monk walks past the collapsed monastery and shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A monk walks past the collapsed monastery and shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A rescuer of the German search and rescue group ISAR Germany searches for survivors in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A rescuer of the German search and rescue group ISAR Germany searches for survivors in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A rescuer of the German search and rescue group ISAR Germany searches for survivors in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A monk carrying chairs walks out from the damaged monastery at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A monk carrying chairs walks out from the damaged monastery at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A monk carrying chairs walks out from the damaged monastery at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A car is seen covered under debris at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A car is seen covered under debris at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A car is seen covered under debris at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Doctors attend to a girl who sustained injuries at a hospital in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Doctors attend to a girl who sustained injuries at a hospital in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Doctors attend to a girl who sustained injuries at a hospital in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Cracks are seen on one of the shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Cracks are seen on one of the shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Cracks are seen on one of the shrines at Swoyambhunath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site, in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A man walks along the collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A man walks along the collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A man walks along the collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Indian Army soldiers place an injured woman on a stretcher after she was evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Indian Army soldiers place an injured woman on a stretcher after she was evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Indian Army soldiers place an injured woman on a stretcher after she was evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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Victims rest inside an Indian Air Force helicopter as they are evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Victims rest inside an Indian Air Force helicopter as they are evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Victims rest inside an Indian Air Force helicopter as they are evacuated from Trishuli Bazar to the airport in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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A resident clears the rubble from her collapsed house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A resident clears the rubble from her collapsed house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A resident clears the rubble from her collapsed house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Temporary makeshift shelters are pictured in front of houses in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Temporary makeshift shelters are pictured in front of houses in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Temporary makeshift shelters are pictured in front of houses in Kathmandu, Nepal April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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An injured boy cries in pain as he is carried by Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An injured boy cries in pain as he is carried by Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An injured boy cries in pain as he is carried by Nepal Army personnel to a helicopter in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Collapsed houses are seen in a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Collapsed houses are seen in a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Collapsed houses are seen in a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A GAE Search and Rescue team member from Turkey drinks water as they work to rescue live victims trapped inside a collapsed hotel in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A GAE Search and Rescue team member from Turkey drinks water as they work to rescue live victims trapped inside a collapsed hotel in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A GAE Search and Rescue team member from Turkey drinks water as they work to rescue live victims trapped inside a collapsed hotel in Kathmandu, April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A rescue dog searches for victims trapped inside a collapsed temple during the rescue operation operated by the German rescue team in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A rescue dog searches for victims trapped inside a collapsed temple during the rescue operation operated by the German rescue team in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A rescue dog searches for victims trapped inside a collapsed temple during the rescue operation operated by the German rescue team in Kathmandu, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A resident tries to clear debris of his house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A resident tries to clear debris of his house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A resident tries to clear debris of his house at a village in Sindhupalchowk, April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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