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Magnitude-6.1 quake hits Philippines, disrupts transport

Posted On: Apr. 23, 2019 6:19 AM CST

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck the main island of Luzon in the Philippines on April 22, disrupting air, rail and road transport and damaging buildings and infrastructure in the region, South China Morning Post reported. Quake-related damage forced authorities to shut the Clark International Airport near Manila and Philippine Airlines Inc. and Cebu Air Inc. canceled more than 100 flights to and from the airport. Eight people were killed.

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