An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale hit Paphos, off the western coast of Cyprus. The Geological Survey of Cyprus stated that the epicenter of the earthquake was 53 km northwest of the coastal city of Polis, located in the Paphos region, at a depth of 24 km below the surface of the earth. There have been no reports so far of human or material losses as a result of the earthquake. Last January, an earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale struck the Paphos region off the western coast of the island of Cyprus, and the earthquake was felt by several countries in the region, including Turkey, Egypt, Syria and Lebanon.

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Sarah Othman, biochemistry student, holds a master's degree 1 from the Lebanese University. Seeking to obtain a second degree in the field of informatics. She works in the media field at Rahal Global News. Interested in cultural, artistic and news matters. A teacher in a school, and a private teacher . Holding laboratory experience in a government hospital and in private laboratories.