5.1 magnitude earthquake rocks western Iran: State TV

A 2017 photo shows buildings left damaged by a 7.3-magnitude earthquake that struck in Kermanshah. (File photo: AFP)

An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 struck the province of Kermanshah in western Iran on Sunday, Iranian state TV reported.

It gave no immediate information on possible casualties or damage from the quake, which it said jolted the Gilan-e Gharb county in the province.


Last Update: Sunday, 09 August 2020 KSA 13:08 - GMT 10:08