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4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Iran


An earthquake measuring 4.1 magnitudes on the Richter scale hit the city of Izeh in the southern Iranian province of Khuzestan on Tuesday.

The head of the disaster organization in Khuzestan province, "Kemerth Haji Zadeh," said that the city was hit by "five aftershocks after the earthquake, which measured 4.1", according to the official news agency radio and television "Joan".

The official added: "No damage has been reported so far, but because of the intensity of the earthquake there is a possibility of damage," pointing to "a landslide in some areas."