An 4.5 point earthquake was registered on the Kuril Islands at 1:12 p.m. yesterday. According to information of the Far Eastern regional center of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, the epicenter of the earthquake was 150km to the east-west of the Iturup island, RBC announces. About 4 point earth tremors were registered in Yuzhnokurilsk, 3 point - in Kurilsk. No casualties and destructions were reported.
The head of the Voronezh region, Alexander Gusev, confirmed the death of Major General Vladimir Zavadsky.