The above extract is from the Piers Corbyn Earthquake and Volcano forecast for October 2011 issued in September...the following are the latest major news reports......
7.2 magnitude earthquake rocks Turkey - The Telegraph 23rd October
A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 shook southeastern Turkey on Sunday, Turkey's Kandilli Observatory said, triggering the collapse of buildings and killing scores of people...Click above link to read FULL report
Turkey earthquake: Desperate search for survivors
Rescue teams in Turkey are continuing to search for people trapped under rubble after a strong earthquake hit the eastern Van region on Sunday.
Some 265 people died and 1,140 were injured in the 7.2 magnitude quake, according to Interior Minister Idris Naim Sahin.
Nearly 1,000 buildings have been destroyed in the disaster zone, with the town of Ercis the worst hit...Click above BBC link for more inc. Video Link
Second massive Kermadec Islands earthquake in 4 months time - earthquake-report.com
At 05:57 October 22 2011 local time, a massive 7.4 earthquake struck the Kermadec trench area. The closest island at several hundred km was Raoul Island. The island is a scientific base from New Zealand and people are well trained to deal with strong earthquakes which are common in this area of the world
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