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Old 06-05-2015, 10:53 PM   #395
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A landslide caused by the EQ..
January 13 – A 7.6 magnitude earthquake hits all of El Salvador, killing at least 800 people and leaving thousands homeless..The EQs occurred within the Cocos-Caribbean subduction zone.. El Salvador sits atop the western part of the Caribbean plate, where it is overriding (subducting) the Cocos plate..

15 – Wikipedia, a free Wiki content encyclopedia, goes online..

23 – The Tiananmen Square self-immolation incident occurs..According to Chinese state media, a group of se7en people had travelled to Beijing from Henan province, and 5 set themselves on fire on Tiananmen Square..One of them, Liu Chunling, died at Tiananmen under disputed circumstances, and another, 12-year-old Liu Siying, reportedly died in hospital several weeks later; 3 survived.. The incident received international news coverage, and video footage was broadcast a week later in the People's Republic of China by China Central Television (CCTV)..In the Chinese press, the event was used as proof of the "dangers" of Falun Gong, and was used to legitimise the government's campaign against the group...

26 – An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, killing almost 20,000..The EQ reached 7.7 on the moment magnitude scale and had a maximum felt intensity of X (Intense) on the Mercalli intensity scale..The Indian military provided emergency support which was later augmented by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society..Unknown to its administrators, the Red Cross has been used from time to time as a vehicle or cover for revolutionary activities....

31 – The Congressional Budget Office of the United States forecasts a $5,600,000,000,000 budget surplus for the next 10 years... me... the bore worms!.. No! Not the bore worms!..They've changed the code!..Oh, it's okay.. I think I can work it out..Shall I inform His Majesty?..
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