Northwestern Albania was struck by a 6.4-magnitude earthquake with an epicentre 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) west-southwest of Mamurras, at 03:54 CET on 26 November 2019. Armenia lies in one of the most seismically active regions of the world. The fountain survived the 1988 earthquake. 3. Earthquakes have affected large numbers of people and caused significant economic losses over the past 20 years. 25-year follow-up of treated and not-treated adolescents after the Spitak earthquake: course and predictors of PTSD and depression. 2019;18(3):259-269. Outcome of psychotherapy among early adolescents after trauma. More than 113 world countries and seven international organizations offered their comprehensive support to Armenia. YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 30, ARMENPRESS. December 24, 2019. On December 7th 1988 Armenia was hit by a massive earthquake that claimed the lives of 25, 000 people and destroyed several cities. A day after the earthquake, a delegation led by Nikolay Ryzhkov, the chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, arrived in Armenia. A large earthquake was reported in the South American country of Colombia Tuesday afternoon, shaking buildings in the capital, Bogota. On 7 December 1988 an earthquake in northern Armenia killed 25,000 and left hundreds of thousands homeless. The Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (also known as the Metsamor) is located in the town of Metsamor, 36 kilometers west of Yerevan. Goenjian A, Steinberg A, Walling D, et al. The earthquake lasted at least 50 seconds and was felt in Albania's capital Tirana, and in places as far away as Taranto and Belgrade, 370 kilometres (230 mi) northeast of the epicentre. Latest earthquakes in the Caucasus region (Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan) Updated 19 Nov 2020 07:19 GMT - During the past 30 days, Caucasus region (Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan) was shaken by 9 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 30 quakes between 3.0 … By lauravasilion, January 29, 2019 at 2:38 pm The Iron Fountain of Gyumri, Armenia. 21:23, 30 November, 2020. On November 30, at 19:09 local time, the Seismic Protection Survey Seismological Network of the Armenian ministry of emergency situations detected an earthquake at the northern latitude 41.31 0 and eastern longitude 43.98 0 geographic coordinates (Georgia, 19km south-west from the town of Dmanisi) with 2.9 … GYUMRI, ARMENIA – DECEMBER 6, 2018: Servicemen at the Russian 102nd Military Base in the city of Gyumri; on December 7, 1988, an earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale struck the northwestern Armenia devastating the town of Spitak and severely damaging Armenia's second largest city of Leninakan (now Gyumri). 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