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Severe damage in Papua New Guinea hinders quake assessment

WELLINGTON, New Zealand/February 26, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Severe damage to phone networks and roads from a powerful earthquake in Papua New Guinea was hindering efforts to assess the extent of the destruction Tuesday, although officials in the remote central region fear dozens of people may have been injured or killed. The government had not confirmed … Continue reading Severe damage in Papua New Guinea hinders quake assessment