Iran rocked by earthquake near its border with Iraq
An earthquake has jolted a western region near Iran's border with Iraq, according to Iran's state TV.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or major damage from the tremor which had a magnitude of six.
It struck on Monday near the site of a 7.2-magnitude quake that caused more than 600 deaths in November.
Iran is prone to near-daily quakes as it sits on major fault lines.
In 2003, a 6.6-magnitude quake flattened the historic city of Bam, killing 26,000 people.