Iraq earthquake: Magnitude 5.3 shock hits near city of Sulaimaniya

Sat 11 May 2019 at 15:05 Regional

NNA - A magnitude 5.3 earthquake struck near the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaimaniya on Saturday, the US Geological Survey reported.


USGS said the quake occurred 71 km southeast of the city at a depth of 10 km.


No immediate information on the damage caused by the quake was available. --- The National


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