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People search for their belongings amid the debris of their destroyed homes, after a massive earthquake in Pedernales, Ecuador, Sunday, April 17, 2016. The strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades flattened buildings and buckled highways along its Pacific coast, sending the Andean nation into a state of emergency. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
People search for their belongings amid the debris of their destroyed homes, after a massive earthquake in Pedernales, Ecuador, Sunday, April 17, 2016. The strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades flattened buildings and buckled highways along its Pacific coast, sending the Andean nation into a state of emergency. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

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Ecuador earthquake: Death toll soars

At least 233 people are dead from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Ecuador's central coast, according to Ecuador's President Rafael Correa.

Ecuador earthquake: Death toll soars

At least 233 people are dead from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Ecuador's central coast, according to Ecuador's President Rafael Correa.