Daily Archives: December 21, 2017

5.2 magnitude quake hits southern Iranian province

Baku, December 22, AZERTAC

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake has struck Iran’s southern province of Kerman, RT reports.

The quake hit 51 kilometers northwest of the town of Ravar, according to the US Geological Survey, with a depth of 10 kilometers

President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan makes great contribution to Islamic solidarity

Baku, December 21, AZERTAC

“Azerbaijan makes a great contribution to Islamic solidarity. This issue is one of the key priorities for us. Azerbaijan is a country with ancient history. The Azerbaijani people have maintained and preserved their national and moral

South Korea fire at public gym and sauna kills 29

Baku, December 21, AZERTAC

A fire at a sports centre in South Korea has killed 29 people and left many others injured, BBC reports.

The fire, which started in the basement of an eight-storey building, occurred in the southern city

Philippines ferry carrying 251 capsizes

Baku, December 21, AZERTAC

A ferry carrying 251 people has capsized in stormy seas off the east coast of the Philippines, according to BBC.

Local fisherman and rescue boats saved more than 200 of those on board – but at