08.09.2017Severe earthquake of 8.1 on Richter's Scale in Mexico

A severe earthquake of 8.1 on Richter's Scale (69.65km depth) hit the coast of Mexico today at 04:49 UTC.
We are in contact with the local Crisis Center trough our Deputy for South America, monitoring the situation and have offered support, if needed. 
Just last week the IRO certified an additional 18 rescue dog teams in the course of the Mission Readiness Test Rubble. IRO certified rescue dog teams may support an international mission, if needed.


Further information on the earthquake: http://www.gdacs.org/report.aspx…