Pakistan Quake Victims Scuffle for Aid

  1. About 10 trucks brought by Pakistani charities and volunteers rumbled into that city, where efforts by relief workers to distribute aid turned chaotic as residents scrambled for handouts of cooking oil, sugar, rice, blankets and tents.
    http://www.guardian.co.uk/worldlates...335772,00.html

    US military helicopters helped ferry wounded people from the wrecked city of Muzaffarabad, while international rescue teams joined the search for survivors before the window of hope for finding people alive begins to close.
    http://breakingnews.iol.ie/news/stor...32&p=y587z5x38
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  3. by   gwenith
    It was the first major influx of aid since the monster 7.6-magnitude quake struck Saturday morning, destroying most homes and all government buildings in this city, and leaving its 600,000 people without power or water. Most have spent three cold nights without shelter.
    http://www.guardian.co.uk/worldlates...335772,00.html

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