Oct 8, 2001, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9031397
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province Khorasan Birjand, in houses 200 damages Quake Birjand the of official An -- IRNA 8, Oct ,.prov Khorasan Birjand, that Monday here said Bashirizadeh Hassan Mohammad Office Governor earthquake of result the as damaged been have area the in houses 200 .Monday on earlier city the hit which Afghan the near located are villages damaged the that IRNA told He .border a in damaged been already had houses the of many said official The rendered and destroyed be to only ago years few quake previous .one current the by inhabitable person one only and fatalities cause not did tremors the said He central of parts shook also quake The .injured slightly was .Afghanistan the on degrees 2.5 measuring earthquake an Monday, on Earlier with border the along regions jolted scale Richter open-ended .province northeastern this in Afghanistan rocked (GMT 0117) morning Monday 47:04 at occurred which quake The sparked It .Khorasan of parts southern in located region border Gazik and homes their leave to them forced and residents the among panic .outside remain declined have and streets the in cold freezing braved have They" .said official local a "homes, their to return to with world, the in countries quake-prone most the of one is Iran .occurrence daily almost an tremors mild NB/AH End