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Siblings rescued from the rubble in Port-au-Prince

Two children have been pulled from the rubble of a collapsed two-storey building in Port-au-Prince after being trapped for seven days.

The children, an eight-year-old boy and his ten-year-old sister were taken to an Israeli tent hospital for treatment and were reunited with their parents.

The rescue team, comprising New York Police Department and New York Fire Department have been searching the rubble since their arrival on Saturday.


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