Dramatic Rescues Amid Disaster
Rescuers have made several dramatic rescues, including small children found alive more than 30 hours after the initial quake. Aid has poured in from nearly 30 countries, and the Turkish President has declared a state of emergency in 10 affected provinces.
Türkiye: Over 9.057 Dead, 52.979 Injured
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reported that at least 9,057 people have died and over 52,979 have been injured in Turkey due to the earthquakes. The damage is widespread across several cities and towns, making the rescue efforts challenging.
Syria: Over 2,802 Dead in Devastating Quakes
The death toll in Syria has reached over 2,802, according to the Health Ministry and the White Helmets volunteer group. Earthquakes frequently shake the region due to its location on top of major fault lines.