In connection with the earthquake that occurred in Kahramanmarash and surrounding provinces of Turkiye on February 6, 2023, Operational Headquarters were established in the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Turkiye, as well as in the Consulates General in the cities of Istanbul and Kars, Azerbaijani MFA told APA.
Azerbaijani embassy in Turkiye keeps operative contact with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkiye, the Agency for Emergency Management, other relevant bodies of Turkiye, as well as with the head of the delegation of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations arriving in Turkiye, and the issue of whether there were Azerbaijani citizens affected by the earthquake is investigated.
“The embassy regularly contacts Azerbaijani students studying in Turkiye.
The obtained information will be immediately delivered to the media. It is requested not to refer to unofficial information.
Citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan and their relatives affected by the earthquake are requested to contact the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Turkiye via +905355776168.
Contact numbers of the Consulate General of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Istanbul are +905366138648
The contact numbers of the General Consulate of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Kars are +905527801418, +905075893011", the information stated.