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Pakistan Earthquake Devastation Proves Elusive

Editor's Note: VOA's Ayaz Gul, a veteran reporter who has covered natural disasters and other calamities in the mountains of Pakistan and Afghanistan, headed out of Islamabad after the ground stopped shaking to survey the damage from this week's extremely strong earthquake. Here is a first-person account of what he found at the scene. ISLAMABAD — This was not what I expected.   The brunt of the force of the magnitude-7.5 earthquake that struck Pakistan on Monday...

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