|Iran offers condolences to China over deadly quake||
Iran has extended condolences to the Chinese over the death of their beloved ones in the earthquake which has killed over 398 people, the Fars news agency reported.
“The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran condoles with the government and the great nation of China and wishes patience for the families of the victims of the (tragic) incident,” Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham as saying on Tuesday.
China’s official news agency Xinhua also reported that 1,801 were injured in the quake.
Around 80,000 homes have been destroyed, and 124,000 others seriously damaged, the Yunnan Civil Affairs Bureau said on its website.
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