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7.3 magnitudes earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing at least 328

By The Frontier Post | November 13, 2017

Monitoring desk TEHRAN: At least 328 people were killed when a strong earthquake of 7.3 magnitudes hit the region around the border between Iran and Iraq on Sunday. Behnam Saeedi, a spokesperson of Iran National Disaster Management Organization, confirmed that more than 207 people were killed in Iran and more than 2500 were injured. He […]

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At least 11 dead after boat capsizes in south India: officials

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

NEW DELHI/BHUBANESWAR (AFP): At least 11 people died on Sunday when a tourist boat capsized in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, officials said. The accident took place in Krishna river about 25 kilometres (15 miles) from Vijayawada city, district administrative chief B. Lakshmikantham told Reuters. The administration was investigating what caused the incident, […]

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Iraq helicopter crash kills three

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

KOUT (AFP): An Iraqi army helicopter crashed Sunday south of Baghdad during a training exercise killing all three crew members due to a technical problem, military officials said. “A Mi-17 military helicopter crashed during a training exercise and its crew was killed,” the army said in a statement. Three air force officers were killed in […]

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