6.6 magnitude earthquake strikes in Afghanistan

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in Afghanistan, close to the border with Tajikistan. Tremors were felt in Kabul, Islamabad, Lahore and Delhi. Although there are no reports of major damages in this remote area of the Hindu Kush mountains, at least 27 people were injured.

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Travellers may wish to avoid this area until more information is available regarding availability of essential services.

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