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Sunday, November 12, 2017

A strong 7.3-magnitude earthquake has rattled the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing scores. At least 61 people were killed and 300 injured in western Iran, state media said, with four more reported dead in Iraq. The death toll is likely to rise.





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The quake hit 19 miles (30km) southwest of Halabja, near the northeastern border with Iran, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The occurred at a depth of 33.9 km (21 miles), and tremors were felt in Turkey, Israel and Kuwait.

#1 | Posted by REDIAL at 2017-11-12 08:00 PM | Reply

Iraq Iran IQuake.

#2 | Posted by LauraMohr at 2017-11-12 08:01 PM | Reply

Iran's fault.

#3 | Posted by SheepleSchism at 2017-11-12 10:03 PM | Reply

Nasty tremor.... good thing they don't have a lot of tall structures.

#4 | Posted by REDIAL at 2017-11-12 10:13 PM | Reply

according to NBC News

"At least 330 people were killed and almost 4,500 other injured after a 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck near the Iran's border with Iraq.

More than 100 aftershocks were registered."

#5 | Posted by PunchyPossum at 2017-11-13 04:39 AM | Reply

The place is in ruins. Rubble and dead people everywhere. How can they tell it was an earthquake? Sounds like a Monday in the ME.

#6 | Posted by bogey1355 at 2017-11-13 08:23 PM | Reply

Sounds like a Monday in the ME.

Sounds like you are an idiot.

#7 | Posted by REDIAL at 2017-11-13 08:26 PM | Reply

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