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Tuesday, 21 March 2023 04:14 GMT

At Least 53 Dead In Turkey After Quake: Officials

(MENAFN- The Peninsula) AFP

Istanbul: At least 53 people died Monday in Turkey when a major 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the southeast of the country, local officials said.
Officials said 23 people died in the province of Malatya, 17 in Urfa, seven in Osmaniye, and six in Diyarbakir, although the toll threatened to climb much higher because of the heavy damage.


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