On the day of the quake, two men arrive in their home town only to be caught up in the terrible events and must work together to rescue as … Armenia lies in one of the most seismically active regions of the world. Goenjian A, Steinberg A, Walling D, et al. 2020;14:1-13. 21:23, 30 November, 2020. December 24, 2019. 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 … YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 30, ARMENPRESS. 3. https://www.panorama.am/en/news/2019/12/20/Earthquake/2214022 If there were to be a release of radioactive material at the plant due to problems with the aging systems or as the result of an earthquake, Yerevan lies in the projected fallout zone. 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 … 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. World Psychiatry. The Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (also known as the Metsamor) is located in the town of Metsamor, 36 kilometers west of Yerevan. A day after the earthquake, a delegation led by Nikolay Ryzhkov, the chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, arrived in Armenia. 25-year follow-up of treated and not-treated adolescents after the Spitak earthquake: course and predictors of PTSD and depression. The plant began operating in 1976. Psychol Med. . 2. On 7 December 1988 an earthquake in northern Armenia killed 25,000 and left hundreds of thousands homeless. 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). The economic damage of Armenia amounted to 13 billion RUB. More than 113 world countries and seven international organizations offered their comprehensive support to Armenia. Outcome of psychotherapy among early adolescents after trauma. Goenjian AK, Karayan I, Pynoos RS, et al. A large earthquake was reported in the South American country of Colombia Tuesday afternoon, shaking buildings in the capital, Bogota. On December 7th 1988 Armenia was hit by a massive earthquake that claimed the lives of 25, 000 people and destroyed several cities. 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