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Iran earthquake: 5 dead, 300 injured with trembling



According to press TV, emergency and evaluation teams are deployed and Red Crescent teams have been deployed to the region.

Press TV reported that trembling in Iran's East Azerbaijan province occurred at about 2:00 pm local time (5:30 pm CET) and there were more than 50 aftershocks. It added that buildings in the area were destroyed.

According to Iranian state media, the quake had a shallow depth of only 8 kilometers (nearly 5 miles).

Initial reports said that three small villages in the region in Turkey were destroyed quakes, reported semi-official FARS news.

Iran is on a major fault line between the Arab and Eurasian borders and has experienced many earthquakes in the past.
A quake near the Iran-Iraq border in November killed at least 361 people. [19659007] In a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.3 near the Iran-Iraq border in November 2017, more than 400 people were killed and thousands injured 26,000 people were killed.


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