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The isthmus includes the part of Mexico lying between the 94th and 96t...

wikipedia - 13 Sep 2016
The isthmus includes the part of Mexico lying between the 94th and 96th meridians west longitude, or the southeastern parts of Veracruz and Oaxaca, including small areas of Chiapas and Tabasco. The states of Tabasco and Chiapas are east of the isthmus, with Veracruz and Oaxaca on the west.
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Google, Facebook, AT&T give $1 million

Mexico News Daily - 21 Sep 2017
In San Miguel de Allende musicians are pitching in Sunday to give a benefit concert for victims of the September 7 earthquake in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca. The five-hour A Oaxaca Con Amor (To Oaxaca With Love) concert begins at ...
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Why seismologists didn't see Mexico's deadly earthquake coming

The Conversation US - 15 Sep 2017
Until last week, seismologists believed that its epicentral area – near the old Zapotec city of Juchitán, Oaxaca, in Mexico's poor southeastern region – was an “aseismic gap.” In other words, we thought this zone, the Tehuantepec gap, was unlikely to ...
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Local officials accused of hoarding quake aid

Mexico News Daily - 15 Sep 2017
But while aid has been flowing into the affected areas, reports indicate that it is insufficient to meet the needs of the affected population. The mayor of Santa María Xadani, a small town in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca, said that aid ...
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People in Central Mexico Face Earthquake's Grim Aftermath

teleSUR English - 20 Sep 2017
Arriving less than two weeks after a magnitude-8.1 temblor struck off the shore of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the quake caused apartment blocks, industrial buildings and highways to crumble, trapping countless people in the wreckage. The quake was ...
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Mexico rushes aid to millions of quake victims; 96 dead

Aljazeera.com - 11 Sep 2017
The 8.1-magnitude quake off the coast of Chiapas rattled Mexico City and sowed destruction across the narrowest portion of Mexico on the isthmus of Tehuantepec. Sixteen people have been reported killed in Chiapas state and four in neighbouring Tabasco.
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3 tremors over 5.0 today in Oaxaca

Mexico News Daily - 16 Sep 2017
Its location was 10 kilometers east-northeast of San Mateo del Mar, one of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec communities that was hard hit by the earthquake on September 7. Two more tremors have followed today, one measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale at 12:07 ...
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Politics at work in Oaxaca quake aid

Mexico News Daily - 19 Sep 2017
Oxfam México, PODER, ProDESC and four other organizations visited communities in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca between September 11 and 14 to oversee that aid was being distributed according to international humanitarian law ...
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2bn pesos allocated for damaged schools

Mexico News Daily - 18 Sep 2017
ADVERTISEMENT. In Oaxaca, 1,075 of the assessed schools sustained some level of damage, 600 of which are located in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region, where the 8.2-magnitude temblor hit with full force. Of all the schools damaged, 177 will have to be ...
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Mexican Artists Launch Concert Series to Assist Earthquake Victims

teleSUR English - 17 Sep 2017
The initiative has enlisted the help of numerous local and national artists in a concert Sunday that will be held in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. The profits will be donated to assist Oaxaca's earthquake victims who suffered the greatest damage and loss.
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Magnitude 5.8 Quake Hits Mexican Coast

Sputnik International - 10 Sep 2017
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A 5.7 magnitude earthquake occurred in waters off Mexico's Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reported Sunday. Residents stand on debris of a partially collapsed building felled by a massive earthquake in ...
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Earthquake also left cultural damage

Mexico News Daily - 11 Sep 2017
The federal Culture Secretariat said among the worst affected were Catholic churches in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca. In the city of Oaxaca, the Macedonio Alcalá theater, the ex-convent of Santo Domingo and the Cathedral of Oaxaca also ...
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Mexico quake kills 96, leaves 2.5 million in need for aid

The Weather Network - 08 Sep 2017
The 8.1-magnitude quake off the coast of Chiapas rattled Mexico City and sowed destruction across the narrowest portion of Mexico on the isthmus of Tehuantepec. Mexico's government on Monday withdrew an offer to help victims of Hurricane Harvey in ...
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Church leaders pray for victims of quake off Mexican coast

The Catholic Sun - 08 Sep 2017
Fr. Alejandro Solalinde, a priest working with migrants in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region, an especially hard hit area of Oaxaca state, tweeted “solidarity and prayers with those affected by the earthquake in Mexico. Eternal rest for the deceased ...

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