posted tages with "Earthquake"

Wartime shell detonated in W Iran; 1 killed, 5 injured

Wartime shell detonated in W Iran; 1 killed, 5 injured

TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (Press Shia) – A shell from the 1980-88 war of Iraq's Saddam against Iran detonated late on Monday in an Iranian border village in Kermanshah province, killing and injuring 6 members of a family.A wartime artillery shell explosion in Iranian border village of Sheykh Selleh from Salas Babajani region, Javanroud County, Kermanshah province, killed and injured 6 members of a...

5.2 magnitude quake hits southwest Iran, injures dozens

5.2 magnitude quake hits southwest Iran, injures dozens

TEHRAN, May 02 (Press Shia Agency) – A 5.2 magnitude earthquake struck the Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province in southwest Iran injuring dozens. The epicenter of the powerful earthquake was Sisakht which is a city and capital of Dana County in Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province. According to the head of Iran’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Pir Hossein Kolivand, the...

Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for frequent quakes in Iran

Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for frequent quakes in Iran

TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – A renowned Iranian seismologist says the frequent jolts across Iran over the past few months are the result of a compensation for the “accumulated seismic energy” in the form of natural consecutive seismic events.“There has been a lack of sufficient seismicity in the last 20 years, and since the November 2017 earthquake in Kermanshah province, we have...

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quack, officials say

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quack, officials say

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr told the media that the plant is running normally in accordance with its schedule and it has not been damaged by the Thursday quake of 5.9 magnitude.Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr Province told the media that the magnitude 5.9 earthquake of...

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quake, officials say

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quake, officials say

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr told the media that the plant is running normally in accordance with its schedule and it has not been damaged by the Thursday quake of 5.9 magnitude.Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr Province told the media that the magnitude 5.9 earthquake of Thursday has...

All reconstructed houses must be delivered to people by summer

All reconstructed houses must be delivered to people by summer

TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – The President appreciated the people and all provincial and state officials, the armed forces and the Basij for addressing the earthquake-hit areas and stressed the importance of building earthquake-resistant buildings, underscoring the point that all the reconstructed houses in Kermanshah province should be delivered people by summer.Dr Hassan Rouhani...

Tehran sends sympathies over huge quake in Mexico

Tehran sends sympathies over huge quake in Mexico

TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – In the aftermath of huge earthquakes in Mexico, the spokesperson for Iranian Foreign Ministry expressed sympathies to all the victims and families of yesterday terrible quake in Mexico.Ghasemi refered to the terrible earthquake in Oaxaca, Mexico and the emergency crush of the military aid helicopter and expressed his sympathies for the Mexican nation and...

Pres. Rouhani pays visit to quake-hit villages in SE Iran

Pres. Rouhani pays visit to quake-hit villages in SE Iran

TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who is visiting south-eastern province of Kerman, paid a visit to villages affected by recent chain of earthquakes in Iran.On the second day of his tour of Iranian south-eastern province of Kerman, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani paid visit to Hejdak villages in Ravar County to have face-to-face contact with the people affected by...

1 out of 3 people in world exposed to earthquakes

1 out of 3 people in world exposed to earthquakes

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – One out of three people in the world is exposed to earthquakes, and in 2017, nearly 37% of the world’s population lives in 145 countries in potentially hazardous seismic regions, Tabatabaei Mozdabadi, the secretary of Iran Urban Economics Scientific Association (IUESA) said.Noting that cities face with many problems like environmental hazards that have to...

IRGC unveils LSF technology for underprivileged areas

IRGC unveils LSF technology for underprivileged areas

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – At a ceremony at the HQ of IRGC ground forces commandership, the domesticized technology of light-weight steel frames (LSF) was unveiled.At a ceremony at the HQ of IRGC ground forces commandership, the domesticized technology of light-weight steel frames (LSF) was unveiled. Brigadier General Rouhollah Nouri, the Deputy Commander of IRGC ground forces was...