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Bakhtaran

a city in W Iran, in the valley of the Qareh Su: oil refinery. Pop.: 832 000 (2005 est.)
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The tremor has had no casualties or damage, said Governor-General of Kermanshah Province Hooshang Bazvand.
At least 600 Iranians died in a 7.3-magnitude earthquake that hit the Kermanshah province on November 12.
Also, Energy Minister Reza Ardekanian announced that the power grids in the villages of Kermanshah province which were cut off in the earthquake will be reconnected at 19:00 local time, adding that over 200,000 bottles of drinking water are being distributed among the quake-hit people.
"After the terrorist attacks in Tehran, more than 50 elements linked to terrorist groups have been arrested so far in Kermanshah Province," provincial prosecutor, Nemat Sadeqi, told reporters on Sunday.
Hosseini grew up in Kermanshah province and from a young age had dreams of becoming a basketball star.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and a delegation tasked by Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei arrived in Kermanshah province on Tuesday to supervise and give necessary orders to accelerate and improve quality of the rescue and relief operations.
On the sidelines of the meeting held at the headquarters of the city of Qasr Shirin (Kermanshah province) to discuss the infrastructure on the ceremonies of the visit of Arbaeen, Bazond said in a press statement: given the role of the development of Sumar border port in the provinces of Kermanshah and Iraqi Diyala, the Iraqis, especially officials in Diyala province, are keen to reopen this port and restore its activities officially and efforts are underway to reopen the Iraqi part of this port by the end of next week.
Some 373,000 tons of products were exported through the customs of Qasr-e Shirin County of Iran's western Kermanshah Province during first three months (21 March-21 June) of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2019), said governor of Qasr-Shirin County of Kermanshah Province Moradali Tatar,Trendreports.
"5 historical sites in Kermanshah province and over 7 monuments in Ilam province have been damaged by the earthquake," Mounesan said.
TEHRAN, Jan 6 (KUNA) -- An earthquake measuring 5.9 degrees on the Richter scale on Sunday hit Gilangharb city in Iran's western Kermanshah province, Iran's Seismological Center said.
Furthermore, 14,124 tents have been distributed to the people in the Kermanshah province as part of disaster relief efforts.
Sunday night's earthquake struck near Sarpol-e Zahab in Iran's Kermanshah province