SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 25 February 2024, Sunday |

Quake of magnitude 6.1 strikes Tibet, no reports of injuries

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck a remote part of Tibet on Friday, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.

The quake had a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), with its epicenter in the eastern county of Biru, the China Earthquake Administration said.

Chinese state media said there were no initial reports of casualties or damage to buildings.

Tibet is sparsely populated.