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Strong aftershock hits Chile

Tremors have continued in Chile after Saturday's 8.8 magnitude earthquake, that killed some 800 people.

A strong 6.6 magnitude aftershock hit the country on Friday causing more damage to buildings in Concepcion.

Chile's President, Michelle Bachelet, said rebuilding the country will take three to four years.


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