Residents recount terrifying experience of recent earthquake in Taipei

TOKYO, JAPAN – The quake shook Tokyo residents awake in the early hours of the morning. Initially mistaken for the sound of passing trucks, the rumbling quickly intensified, causing apartments to sway like ships on rough seas. Books and belongings tumbled from shelves as the earth continued to tremble, an unsettling experience unlike previous earthquakes for many. As the tremors persisted for what felt like an eternity, drivers on the elevated roads were seen pulling …

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