Strong earthquake strikes eastern Turkey
The magnitude 6.8 quake shook Elazig coque iphone 5s cinéma province, about 550 km east of the capital Ankara, and was followed by more than 270 coque iphone 7 fleur de cerisier aftershocks, 12 coque otter box iphone xr of which had magnitudes over 4. boutique en ligne nike cover iphone 11 winner Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max stephen curry water art Z3892 Case It said rescue efforts were underway at three different sites in Elazig.
Footage early on Saturday showed emergency workers rescuing three people in Elazig after 12 hours under the rubble.
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Teams worked through the night with their hands, drills and mechanical diggers to remove bricks and plaster from the ruins coque iphone compatible recharge sans fil in the province where the overnight temperature dipped to8 degrees Celsius.
“Our houses collapsed . coque samsung we cannot go inside them,” said a 32 year old man from coque iphone 7 zidane the town of Sivrice, epicentre of the quake which struck shortly before 9pm (1800 GMT).
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Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu described it as a “Level 3″ incident according to the country’s emergency response plan, meaning it called for a national response but did not require international coque iphone 5c youtube help.
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Emergency teams and rescue iphone xr coque ibroz equipment were sent from other provinces to Elazig after the quake. Flag carrier Turkish Airlines started additional flights to Elazig from Ankara and Istanbul to help transport rescuers.
AFAD warned residents not to return coque iphone 5c avec clapet to damaged buildings because of the danger of further aftershocks. adidas italia Custodia Cover iphone 11 pro max BT21 Cooky P1909 Case coque samsung It said beds, blankets and tents were being sent to the area, where some people sheltered coque iphone 5s amitie in sports gymnasiums. ursscf coque huawei Turkey’s Kizilay aid group also sent food, heaters and other materials to the region.
“I wish God’s mercy to our brothers who lost their lives in the earthquake, and urgent healing for those who coque iphone xr plastique dur were coque iphone 6 louis vuitton pas cher injured,” President Tayyip Erdogan said on Twitter. nike officiel coque huawei He said his Interior, Health, and Environment and Urbanisation ministers were in the region for inspections.
Turkey has a history of powerful coque iphone 13 reasons why earthquakes. More than 17,000 people were killed in coque iphone se pas en silicone August 1999 when a 7.6 magnitude quake struck the western city of Limit, 90 km southeast of Istanbul.