Dozens Die In Quake Near Iran Nuclear Plant

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A powerful earthquake has struck close to Iran's only nuclear power station, killing at least 37 people and injuring 850 more as it devastated small villages, according to state media reports.

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A powerful earthquake has struck close to Iran's only nuclear power station, killing at least 37 people and injuring 850 more as it devastated small villages, according to state media reports.
 
Tuesday's 6.3 magnitude quake totally destroyed one village, a Red Crescent official told the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA), but the nearby Bushehr nuclear plant was undamaged, according to a local politician and the Russian company that built it.
 
 
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