A Strong 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Iran-Iraq Border

Ngebray.com,- At least 400 people have been killed in a powerful earthquake along the border between Iran and Iraq. The U.S. Geological Survey said the 7.3 magnitude quake was centered 19 miles outside the Iraqi city of Halabja.


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Iranian and Iraqi authorities say that more than 7,200 are injured. A Baghdad Resident said, “Suddenly the glasses dropped off the table. That was very strange. The fan was shaking. We were so afraid that we had to run out of the house because our house is an old one.”

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