Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes Russia - EMSC

Dec 8 (Reuters) - A magnitude 5.6 earthquake struck Caucasus region, Russia on Thursday, European Mediterranean Siesmological Centre (EMSC).

said.

The quake was 41 km (25.48 miles) below the earth's surface, EMSC said.

Reporting by Siddharth Jindal in Bengaluru

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