Source Pravda.Ru

Moderate Quake Strikes Iran's Southern Coast, 32 Injured

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has struck Iran's southern provinces of Fars and Hormozgan, injuring 32 people and damaging some residential units.

A total of 32 people including residents of some villages in southern town of Lamerd in Fars Province were injured in the quake, IRIB quoted head of Lamerd Red Crescent, Heydaripour as saying on Wednesday, Press TV reports.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 11:08 p.m. local time 85 kilometers south-west of Lar, close to the southern coast, at a depth of 10 kilometers and was followed by nine aftershocks. Four villages near the town of Lamerd were the worst-hit, reports said, according to RTT News.

Comments
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
USA tramples on human rights to protect Israel
From where I stand: "We need men who will stand up for the rights of women and girls"
Russians start protesting against retirement age law
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
USA tramples on human rights to protect Israel
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
From where I stand: "We need men who will stand up for the rights of women and girls"
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
Putin Forever
Angela Merkel accused of raping and killing German teen
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away