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Images Of Utter Devastation Emerge From The Nepal Earthquake

A massive 7.8 earthquake struck near the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu on Saturday, killing at least 3,600 — a number that is expected to rise significantly. Houses, temples, and buildings were leveled. All of the following photos are from Kathmandu.

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