Published on : Thursday, January 11, 2018
“The quake struck the city of Sumar which is located between Ilam and Kermanshah provinces. So far, no fatalities or injuries have been reported,” a local official said.
Reporters said rescue teams had been dispatched to the Kermanshah province that borders Iraq.
Incidentally, last year, a 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit villages and towns in Kermanshah province, killing 620 people and injuring thousands of others.