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In Photos: Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Croatia

A strong earthquake has hit central Croatia and caused major damage and at least one death in a town southeast of the capital.

December 30, 2020

A view of a building damaged in an earthquake, in Petrinja, Croatia. A strong earthquake has hit central Croatia and caused major damage and at least one death in a town southeast of the capital.

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Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic, centre, points his finger as he stands next to an elderly woman who was evacuated because of an earthquake, in Petrinja, Croatia.

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Soldiers inspect the remains of a building damaged in an earthquake, in Petrinja, Croatia.

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Residents remove debris from a street from a building damaged in an earthquake, in Petrinja, Croatia.

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A view of remains of a building damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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A view of remains of a car covered by debris and buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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People walk through debris from buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia

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People walk through the rubble from buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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A resident takes a photograph of the damage caused by an earthquake in Sisak, Croatia.

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Residents inspect damage caused by an earthquake in Sisak, Croatia.

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A view of buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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A man stands amidst the rubble from buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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The mother, left, no name given, of 12-year old Laura who was killed by falling rubble during the earthquake, reacts next to buildings damaged in an earthquake in Petrinja, Croatia.

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