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Earthquake in Crete

Posted: 27 Sep 2021, 09:24
by SfakianPie
BBC News - Crete struck by strong earthquake
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-58705376

Re: Earthquake in Crete

Posted: 27 Sep 2021, 11:28
by Erno
Images of destruction in many houses in Arkalochori by today's earthquake:

https://flashnews.gr/post/472483/sokari ... oxwri-fwto

Re: Earthquake in Crete

Posted: 30 Sep 2021, 09:45
by kokkinos vrachos
The inhabitants who were hit by an earthquake on Monday (27.9.) In the Heraklion region, should receive financial support. This announced on Tuesday Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis during an official visit on the island.

Thus, the owners of destroyed or damaged houses up to and including 2023 no real estate tax Enfia must be paid; It also looks like further duties as well as for companies. In addition, grants for reconstruction of their homes and interest-free loans were awarded to them.

Meanwhile, it became known that the village of Arkalochori, which was located in the epicenter of the earthquake and where a death victim is mourned, was reduced by 15 centimeters.

According to seismologists, there should be further afterlays in the upcoming months in the region. Against this background, the residents were recommended to start any renovation or rebuilding work during this period.

800 studied buildings have already been classified as non-habitable. In the earthquake area, about half of the school buildings is no longer suitable for carrying out the lessons; This will continue in containers in the schoolyard in the future.

Since Monday, many crete, whose apartments and houses suffered property damage caused by the quake, the nights in tents. For this reason, according to alternatives for the upcoming winter is searched. In particular, hotel rooms as well as vacant apartments come into question.

During a visit on site, Premier Mitsotakis announced on Tuesday that a million euros had already been made available for reconstruction of infrastructure in this area as immediate aid.

Greetings from Hamburg, kv

Re: Earthquake in Crete

Posted: 05 Oct 2021, 10:26
by kokkinos vrachos
Over 3,000 homes condemned in aftermath of Crete earthquake

https://www.ekathimerini.com/news/11691 ... arthquake/

na se kala, kv