New York - Refugees from the Middle East and Africa have become first-responders to the 6.2-magnitude earthquake that shook central Italy.

Rescuers work following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy August 24, 2016. Picture taken August 24, 2016.
Rescuers work following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy August 24, 2016. Picture taken August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ciro De Luca
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