Situation critical around SOS Children's Villages in Chilean tremor zone
March 2 2010
02/03/2010 - After the heavy earthquake of 27 February, the town of Concepción and other affected areas are in a state of emergency. Co-workers at various SOS facilities, several of which have suffered severe damage to buildings, are also reporting that the situation is very threatening. Plunderers have tried to break into the SOS Children's Village in Concepción while the SOS Children's Village in Chaimávida reports thefts of cars and fuel.