The strongest earthquake occurred in Chile on the night of February 27. The victims of earthquake shocks are about 500 people, hundreds are missing.
On March 13 an airmobile hospital, 45 doctors and specialists of Tsentrospas, seven physicians of the Russian National Center for Medicine of Catastrophes “Protection” arrived in Chile with special equipment and medicines, as well as psychologists from the Center of emergency psychological aid of EMERCOM of Russia.
Altogether medical care was provided to 149 Chileans, 44 surgeries were performed. Psychologists of MES of Russia assisted two hundred people.