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Over 8,000 people were injured even as many survivors huddled in makeshift camps or spent a second night in the open for fear of more tremors to come after some 193 aftershocks, Iran's state TV says.
Iranian state television puts toll at more than 348 killed and at least 6,603 injured. At least seven people have been reported killed in Iraq and 535 injured.
Another earthquake struck off the Mexican west coast on Sunday; the magnitude 5.9 temblor's epicentre 99 km south-southwest of Tonala in Chiapas state.
Some 71 confirmed fatalities are from the state of Oaxaca alone, mostly from its historic city of Juchitan.
Authorities say it was the strongest tremor to hit the country in a century. The worst scenes of destruction were witnessed in the southern states of Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Sichuan's government says around 250 were injured in the quake, and tens of thousands of tourists evacuated. A second temblor hit Xinjiang province hours later, injuring at least 32.
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