An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred on the border of Iran and Iraq. The hearth was located at a depth of 23 kilometers. The epicenter was 32 km from Halabja (Iraq) and 212 km from Baghdad (Iraq). More than 100 people died, more than 1,000 were injured of varying severity.
As a result of the earthquake, a lot of buildings are destroyed, the number of victims can greatly increase.
Underground shocks were felt in Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Syria, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon.