Death toll from Izmir quake rises to 110, 144 people receiving treatment, says Turkish President Erdogan

Death toll from Izmir quake rises to 110, 144 people receiving treatment, says Turkish President Erdogan
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Death toll from Izmir quake rises to 110, 144 people receiving treatment, says Turkish President Erdogan, APA reports.

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Death toll in Izmir earthquake has reached 109, said Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), APA's Turkey bureau reports.

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Death toll in Izmir earthquake has reached 105, said Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), APA's Turkey bureau reports.

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Death toll in Izmir earthquake has reached 102, said Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.

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The death toll from last week’s powerful earthquake in Turkey’s Aegean region has risen to 100, authorities said on Tuesday, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.

According to the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), 147 victims are still under treatment, while 847 more have been discharged from hospitals.

A total of 1,464 aftershocks – 44 of them with a magnitude higher than 4.0 – have been recorded since last Friday’s 6.6-magnitude quake rattled Izmir, Turkey’s third-largest city that is home to more than 4.3 million, the agency said.

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