A strong tremor in Algeria injured 19 people on Sunday in a region that was struck by an earthquake a week ago that killed two people and injured 43 others, Algerian official news agency APS reported.
It said the tremor was of magnitude 5 and its epicentre was in the province of M'sila, about 200 km (125 miles) south of the capital Algiers.
It did not say whether the earthquake had caused any damage. The previous earthquake on May 14 was of magnitude 5.2.
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