IRAN – IRAQ BORDERS HIT BY 7.3 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE!
Many people have been killed, thousands have been injured and are in great need of medical care, and over 70,000 people are in need of shelter. About 1.8 million people live within 100km (60 miles) of the epicentre
The quake hit at 21:18 local time (18:18 GMT) about 30km southwest of Halabja, near the north-eastern border with Iran.
One of the areas hit is Sulimanyiah, where Swinfen Telemedicine is connected to a Children’s Cancer Centre, we are awaiting news.
Our thoughts are with all those affected.