via 7.2-magnitude earthquake jolts Iran-Iraq border area; structural damage reported | Fox News

A 7.2-magnitude earthquake in the Middle East jolted “the Iraq-Iran border region” on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) announced, as people across the region reported damage to buildings in the area.

On its website, the USGS placed the quake’s epicenter at about 19 miles south-southwest of the Iraqi city of Halabja.

via 7.2-magnitude earthquake jolts Iran-Iraq border area; structural damage reported | Fox News

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