US President Joe Biden has given instructions to the relevant government agencies to investigate the options of assistance to Turkiye, said US embassy in Ankara.
"The United States is profoundly concerned by the reports of today’s destructive earthquake in Turkiye and Syria. We stand ready to provide any and all needed assistance. President Biden has directed USAID and other federal government partners to assess U.S. response options to help those most affected. We will continue to closely monitor the situation in coordination with the Government of Turkiye," noted the embassy.