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Earthquake hits Bosnia too


Sarajevo, 26 November 2019, dtt-net.com – An earthquake of 5.4 Richter magnitude hit today Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) 75 km south of capital Sarajevo, three hours after Albania was hit by the biggest in decades quake of 6.3 Richter. 

BiH authorities reported  no casualties.

In the mean time death toll in Albania mounted to 15 so far in Durrës district and surrounding  areas.

According to the ministry of healthcare more than 600 people have been counted injured so far.

Authorities are continuing searches for people under rubble after several buildings collapsed in the coastal town where the epicenter of the quake is reported.

26.11.19 | News