Quake hits near Iran's nuclear city Bushehr, four dead




 
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Quake hits near Iran's nuclear city Bushehr, four dead
 
April 9th, 2013  
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Quake hits near Iran's nuclear city Bushehr, four dead
By Yeganeh Torbati and Marcus George DUBAI (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake killed four people in southern Iran on Tuesday close to the country's only nuclear power station, state television and agencies reported. A Red Cross official said two villages had been heavily damaged by the magnitude 6.3 quake but the Russian company that built the Bushehr plant said the reactor was undamaged. Offices in the capitals of Qatar and Bahrain were evacuated after the quake, whose epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) southeast of the port city of Bushehr, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. ...




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