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New dad and mom refuse to return to Icleand fishing city rocked by earthquake

New dad and mom refuse to return to Icleand fishing city rocked by earthquake

A Grindavik couple have refused to return to their residence deeming it not secure sufficient to boost their new child after the 5.2 magnitude earthquake rocked the Icelandic fishing city.

Guðjón and his spouse Ayça Erişkin, who had their first youngster on Wednesday, stated that they had determined not to return to Grindavik regardless of organising their household residence there.

Guðjón, a rock musician born and raised within the harbour city informed<em>The Impartial</em>: “Whereas I absolutely perceive people who intend to return every time doable and I do really feel a robust urge to take action myself, we need to discover a steady residence for us and our new child youngster.

“It’s clear that regardless that issues would accept now and other people might return, the identical scenario can come up basically any time.”

He added: “We had been actually wanting ahead to elevating our youngster there, as in different facets it’s an extremely child-friendly city.

“It has been fairly demanding certainly, particularly for my spouse, as we had been within the final stretch of being pregnant and had ready our residence.

“Now issues are very unsure, however we do have a roof over our head for now and have determined to totally give attention to our youngster as we slowly begin wanting in direction of the longer term.”

“I feel I’ll miss the group for positive, in addition to the brief distances between the whole lot we wanted.”

He shared a video taken from his father or mother’s residence on the time of the 5.2 magnitude tremor, including: “You’ll be able to actually hear the powers of the earth there.”

He stated his new son will at all times be a Grindvíkingur even when he isn’t raised there.

“In fact he will likely be in his coronary heart, it’s inevitable it doesn’t matter what occurs.”

(Getty Photographs)

It got here as the Impartial turned one of many first journalists allowed again into the city because the earthquake opened up a chasm in the midst of the harbour city.

Kids’s toys had been left deserted and playgrounds had been break up in two by the earthquake.

Icelandic authorities at the moment are contemplating a plan to pump water on to lava within the occasion of a volcanic eruption.

Víðir Reynisson, Iceland’s head of civil safety and emergency administration, stated on Wednesday authorities and European consultants would assess the potential for utilizing excessive quantity pumping to chill down the lava to guard Grindavík and the Svartsengi geothermal plant, the principle provider of electrical energy and water to 30,000 residents on the Reykjanes peninsula.

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