Iran-Iraq Earthquake Kills More Than 450

Rescuers and residents spent the night digging through rubble in a frantic search for survivors after a quake near the countries’ shared border.

The quake, recorded at 9:18 p.m. on Sunday, was felt as far away as Turkey and Pakistan. The epicenter was near Ezgeleh, Iran, about 135 miles northeast of Baghdad, and had a preliminary magnitude of 7.3, according to the United States Geological Survey. Seismologists in the country said it was the biggest quake to hit the western part of Iran.

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