Italy intends to ask the EU for assistance in the devastating earthquake that killed at least 228 people, according to sources from the Italian representation in Brussels. Permanent Representative of Italy to the EU Fernando Ferochi Nelly has given the Commissioner for Regional Policy Danuta Hubner letter officially announcing the intention of the Italian government to seek the intervention of the European Fund for the crisis.
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The number of earthquake victims in Italy has reached 272, 6 of which are still unrecognized. Thousands of people were injured. 28,000 people were left homeless. New powerful earthquake struck the country nearly two days after the first earthquake. According to the Italian geodetic Institute tremor was a force of 5.5 on the Richter scale, reported BBC. The epicenter was again in the Abruzzo region near its main town of L'Aquila.
An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale rocked central Italy again, which on Monday was hit by an earthquake with a force 5.8. This was announced yesterday. The latest figures show the death toll reached 272 people. The earthquake this morning was felt in the capital Rome.
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The number of deaths as a result of the devastating earthquake in central Italy on April 6, reached 293 people. It said representatives of the Office of Civil Defense Abruzzo region, quoted by RIA Novosti. Representatives of the emergency services have made the body of the dead 17-year-old from the rubble of a building in the city of Aquila.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who attended the Easter service in L'Aquila, said the worst part of the earthquake has passed. Now as it is important to concentrate all forces on the opposite building and restoration of affected areas. More than 55,000 people were left without shelter after the most powerful earthquake in the country for the past 30 years.