The earthquake rocked western provinces of Iran and vast areas in the east of Iraq. The city of Kermanshah has the most injured and dead.
Thousands of people left homeless after a massive earthquake struck western Iran are still without tents, food and water. The quake has led to an outpouring of solidarity in Iran.
Thousands of Iranians endured another chilly night in the open air after a powerful earthquake that struck the western province of Kermanshah. The natural calamity claimed over 530 lives and injured many more.
A 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck the mountainous border region between the two countries late on Sunday. More than 400 people have been killed, mostly in Iran.
Earthquakes are very common in Iran and Iraq. That's where the Eurasian and Arabian Tectonic plates meet and where the Zagros mountain range developed – the location of the latest quake.
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