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Thousands of people remain on the streets of Mexico City following a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. Before the quake struck, people had taken part in drills to mark the 32nd anniversary of an 8.0 magnitude earthquake in 1985.

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People try to rescue survivors from a damaged building.

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Rescuers, firefighters, policemen, soldiers and volunteers remove rubble and debris from a flattened building in search of survivors.

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An injured man is pulled from a building that collapsed in the Roma Norte neighbourhood of Mexico City.

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A collapsed building in Jojutla, Morelos state.

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Rescue team members work at the Enrique Rébsamen school.

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Emergency crews transfer an injured person from a building in the Colonia Obrera neighbourhood of Mexico City.

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Rescue workers and volunteers search a building in Mexico City.

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Patients are treated outside a hospital in Mexico City.

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Volunteers help to remove debris.

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Rescuers display a placard reading “Silence” as they try to free people from the rubble of a building.

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