Archive

Photos: Bam, A Decade after Devastating Earthquake

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The 6.6 magnitude quake struck at dawn on December 26, 2003, devastating Iran’s southeastern city of Bam, killing nearly 30,000 people. Nearly 80% of Bam's infrastructure was damaged and the ancient citadel of Bam, once considered the world's largest adobe building, destroyed.

Photos: Bam, A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake
Bam: A Decade after Devastating Earthquake