Quake aid hampered by ban on web shots

  title={Quake aid hampered by ban on web shots},
  author={Declan Butler},
Three days after the 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck Kashmir on 8 October, the Pakistan government appealed for high-resolution satellite images to help relief efforts. But, apparently to protect national security, Nature has learned that the government has since forced international agencies and relief organizations to remove these images from their websites. The International Charter on Space and Major Disasters put high-resolution images of the earthquake zone on its website last Friday… CONTINUE READING

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