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19 Nov 2017 description

This bulletin is for information only and reflects the current situation

The situation

The deaths toll of the quake happened in the western part of Iran on Sunday Nov.12, 2017 remains the same as 436 with 7,817 injured. Sheltering emergency phase has been totally completed in affected cities and villages.

So far, 664 aftershocks in Kermanshah has been registered, the biggest of which is 4.7 on the Richter scale.

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17 Nov 2017 description

This bulletin is for information only and reflects the current situation.

The situation

The deaths toll of the recent earthquake in the western part of Iran on Sunday Nov.12, 2017 reached to 436 and left 7,817 injured. At least 15,000 residential units and 78 schools in 8 cities and 1,920 villages have been damaged.

The occurrence of 479 aftershocks in Kermanshah has been registered so far. The biggest aftershock registered is 4.1 Richter magnitudes.

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13 Nov 2017 description

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit western part of Iran along the border with Iraq on Sunday Nov.12, 2017 at 21:48 pm local time, killing at least 328 people and injuring more than 3950 up to now.

According to the official reports, Power is cut off in the cities of Qasre-Shirin, Gilane-Garb, Kermanshah, Sare-Pule-Zahab in Kermanshah and houses in some western Iranian villages have been severely damaged to various degrees. The quake also shook the Iranian provinces of Kordestan, Ilam, Khuzestan, Markazi, West Azarbaijan, East Azarbaijan, Lorestan, Qazvin, Zanjan, Qom and Tehran.

23 Jul 2017 description

Relief and Rescue Organisation of the Iranian Red Crescent Society reported that the four counties of Iranshahr, Degan, Sibo-Souran and Fenouj in Sistan and Balouchestan province have been affected by floods and flooding, and announced that 448 people from this cities in the province have received relief supplies so far.

01 Jul 2017 description

Iranian Red Crescent's medical centre in Mali announced about organising a training course on child health, prevention and care for child mortality at this centre. Medical centre of the Iranian Red Crescent held the training course on child health, prevention and care for child mortality for the first time in Mali in collaboration with Bamako regional health centre (number four) for medical staff of the Iranian Red Crescent's medical centre.