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5.9 magnitude earthquake hits northwestern Iran; 5 died, many injured

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(G.N.S) Dt. 8 Hastrud 5.9-magnitude deadly earthquake hits northwestern Iran, around five people died and more than 100 people are injured. United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake struck around 60km (35 miles) from the town of Hastrud, in East Azerbaijan Province, shortly before 2:30am local time on Friday (2300 GMT Thursday). USGS issued an alert warning that “significant casualties are likely and the disaster is potentially widespread”. Images

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