Our International Medical Corps immediately mobilized to meet the emergencies of the earthquake that struck Abruzzo. The earth shook the night of 6 April. Abruzzi suffered the devastation that destroyed about 50% of property and claimed 300+ lives and left over a thousand injured. The Commander General of CO.S.INT. Gen.C.d ‘A.on. Alessandro Della Posta ordered the immediate activation of the emergency Corps International Health, by going in person to inspect the sites of the earthquake and taking action.