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  • Writer's pictureKyle Sooley-Brookings

Another strong earthquake hits Afghanistan


Just days after large earthquakes killed an estimated 1,000 people in Afghanistan, another strong earthquake has occurred.


A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred on Wednesday at 5:11 a.m. local time. The earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometres and was 28.3 km north-northwest of Herat, Afghanistan.


The earthquake has destroyed close to 1,000 homes and buildings. There are conflicting reports on the number of deaths and injuries.

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