Earthquake, tsunami in new zealand

  • On November 2017, this happened...

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake hits central New Zealand, causing aftershocks—including a 6.2 quake—and triggering a tsunami. The earthquake destroys roads, buildings, bridges, and causes landslides. Along with infrastructure damage, the earthquake kills 2 people. 

Prime Minister John Key states, "It's just utter devastation." This is the largest earthquake to hit New Zealand since 2009, also a 7.8.