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These Photos Of Mexicans Helping Each Other After The Quake Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

In Mexico City, hundreds of local residents and rescue personnel have taken part in rescue efforts.

Posted on September 20, 2017, at 11:56 a.m. ET

Rescuers and residents look for victims amid the ruins of a building knocked down by a magnitude-7.1 earthquake that jolted central Mexico on Tuesday.
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Rescuers and residents look for victims amid the ruins of a building knocked down by a magnitude-7.1 earthquake that jolted central Mexico on Tuesday.

People assist an injured victim amid the ruins of a building that's been knocked down.
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People assist an injured victim amid the ruins of a building that's been knocked down.

Rescuers, firefighters, policemen, soldiers, and volunteers remove rubble and debris from a flattened building.
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Rescuers, firefighters, policemen, soldiers, and volunteers remove rubble and debris from a flattened building.

Rescuer and volunteers dig through the rubble and debris from a collapsed building.
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Rescuer and volunteers dig through the rubble and debris from a collapsed building.

People remove debris outside a collapsed building in Mexico City.
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People remove debris outside a collapsed building in Mexico City.

Rescuers and residents look for victims amid the ruins of a building that had been knocked down by the quake.
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Rescuers and residents look for victims amid the ruins of a building that had been knocked down by the quake.

A rescuer pulls a dog out of the rubble during the search for survivors in Mexico City.
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A rescuer pulls a dog out of the rubble during the search for survivors in Mexico City.

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

Rescuers raise their clenched fists asking for silence to be able to hear the voices of possible survivors buried under the rubble and debris.
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Rescuers raise their clenched fists asking for silence to be able to hear the voices of possible survivors buried under the rubble and debris.

A woman holds a sign asking for silence to better listen for cries of help.
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A woman holds a sign asking for silence to better listen for cries of help.

An injured man is carried away by rescuers in Mexico City.
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An injured man is carried away by rescuers in Mexico City.

Medical personnel organize supplies in Mexico City.
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Medical personnel organize supplies in Mexico City.

Bottled water is distributed to rescuers and victims in Mexico City.
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Bottled water is distributed to rescuers and victims in Mexico City.

People pass buckets and shovels to remove the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City.
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People pass buckets and shovels to remove the rubble of a collapsed building in Mexico City.

Rescuers and volunteers remove rubble and debris from a flattened building in search of survivors.
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Rescuers and volunteers remove rubble and debris from a flattened building in search of survivors.

Volunteers pick up the rubble from a building that collapsed during an earthquake in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City.
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Volunteers pick up the rubble from a building that collapsed during an earthquake in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City.

Rescuers, firefighters, policemen, soldiers and volunteers remove rubble and debris in search of survivors.
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Rescuers, firefighters, policemen, soldiers and volunteers remove rubble and debris in search of survivors.


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