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Mexico earthquakes: Thousands of people homeless

Hundreds are still living in temporary camps in Mexico 32 years after they lost their homes in a massive earthquake. The list of those looking for a home grew even longer when another big quake struck Mexico City in September.

by David Mercer

More than 32 years ago thousands of people lost their homes after a massive earthquake in Mexico City.

Today, hundreds are still living in temporary camps and others have only recently been re-housed in permanent homes.

In September last year, the list of those looking for a home grew even longer when another big quake struck Mexico City.

Al Jazeera's David Mercer reports from Mexico City.


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