Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake; Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999

  • Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake;  Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999
  • Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake;  Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999
  • Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake;  Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999
  • Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake;  Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999
  • Rescue Operations Following the 921 Earthquake;  Jiji, Taiwan, September 1999

The 921 earthquake hit Jiji, Nantou County, Taiwan on Tuesday, 21 September 1999. The effects of the earthquake were significant and, as such, the disaster was described as the "Quake of the Century" by local media.

Images show the rescue efforts of the Korean National 119 Rescue. This rescue team was one of many from around the world which came to aid the work of local relief workers

Taken on 1999-09-21
Source User:Kwangmo
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Created by Alison Cooke on 2016-02-20
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