« Footage filmed on Monday shows damages in the old town of Marrakesh, after a magnitude 6.8 earthquake centered in the Al Haouz region struck Morocco late Friday night, causing significant damage and resulting in 2,497 deaths according to the official statement by the Ministry of Inferior.
Thousands more are injured and displaced after the deadliest earthquake to hit the country in a hundred years
Buildings and historic landmarks in the city have suffered extensive damage, causing residents to flee their homes in terror and seek safety on the streets.
Search operations continue as help from foreign countries is offered. »