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International news roundup for Apr. 23 to Apr. 27

Blair Red Cross club hosts disaster-relief fundraiser

The Blair American Red Cross club hosted a disaster-relief fundraiser last week to raise money for those displaced by the earthquakes in Turkey earlier this year.

Witnessing devastation at home, Japanese Blazers remain strong

They watched it happen nearly 7,000 miles away. A 9.0 magnitude earthquake, accompanied by hundreds of aftershocks, brought entire buildings to the ground, flooded the land with several tons of seawater and expunged thick, dark smoke into the air. They saw an earthquake, a tsunami and nuclear plant explosions taking place in Japan and finally absorbed the heartbreaking reality: This was happening to their home.
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