Hamedan Province (استان همدان) covers an area of 19,546 km² and lies in an elevated…
The devastating earthquake at Bam, Iran on December 26, 2003 killed more than 43,000 people injured 20,000 and left 60,000 homeless.
The magnitude 6.5 earthquake destroyed the town and the 2000-year-old Arg-e-Bam citadel – one of Iran’s major tourist attractions.
Bam before earthquake
Bam after earthquake