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5.4-magnitude earthquake hits northern Sudan

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake on Thursday hit Merowe area in northern Sudan, some 350 km north of the capital Khartoum, according to the Public Authority for Geological Research of Sudan’s Minerals Ministry.

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