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Strong Quake Strikes Near Iran-Pakistan Border

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A strong earthquake has struck southeastern Iran, with tremors felt in neighboring countries.

The U.S. Geological Survey estimated the magnitude at 7.8, with an epicenter near the Pakistani border.

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Reports said the quake was felt as far away as the Indian capital New Delhi.

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