0733 GMT August 17, 2018
“Convey sincere condolences of Germany to the Government and the People of Iran on occasion of the deadly earthquake in western parts of Iran. Our thoughts are with the victims and their families. Germany ready to help if needed,” Michael Berchtold said in a Twitter message which was released on Monday, IRNA reported.
The 7.3-magnitude earthquake in Kermanshah Province, western Iran has so far claimed the lives of 214 people and injured 2,504 more.