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Iranian Rescuers Search For Earthquake Victims


Rescue workers in western Iran used heavy equipment to search for bodies buried under collapsed buildings on November 14 following a major earthquake along the Iran-Iraq border. The search effort in the town of Sarpol-e Zahab located new victims, adding to the combined death toll of more than 430 people. The 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck late on November 12, hitting hardest in Iran's western Kermanshah Province. (AP)

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