4-magnitude earthquake hits Armenia

4-magnitude earthquake hits Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Maximum of 4-magnitude earthquake struck Armenia on August 11, 4:15 p.m. local time, RA Ministry of Emergency Situations crisis management center reports.

Tremors were recorded in 151 km south-west to Yerevan, 60 km to Turkish city of Van.

The epicenter was located in Iran’s Ahar city.

The quake hit at 67 km depth and made 9 points in the epicenter.

There are no immediate reports of casualties.

 Top stories
On July 10, Armenian forces curbed a sabotage attempt as Azeris tried to infiltrate the border in the NKR’s Karvachar area.
The protesters were demanding to be played their wages for 18 months, also expressing concern over the plant’s future.
Kind and eternally young at heart – she was always 20, though in 2 days, on July 10 she’d have celebrated her 57th birthday.
“We applaud this first attempt to bring a wide range of human rights issues under one umbrella,” the organizations said.
Partner news