Portoviejo

Ecuador Quake Toll Crosses 400, Damage Put at Billions of Dollars

By Ana Isabel Martinez and Julia Symmes Cobb PORTOVIEJO/PEDERNALES,¬†Ecuador, April 19¬†– Touring a city ravaged by the earthquake that killed at least 413 people,¬†Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa on Monday said rebuilding would cost billions of dollars and may inflict a “huge” toll on the fragile OPEC nation’s economy. Two days after the magnitude 7.8 quake,

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