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Eastern Turkey Struck by Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake
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Friday, 24 January 2020
ISTANBUL — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 shook eastern Turkey on Friday, causing some buildings to collapse and killing at least six people, the authorities said. The earthquake struck at 8:55 p.m. local time in eastern Elazig province, Suleyman Soylu, Turkey’s interior minister, told the Turkish news media.

Posted originally: 2020-01-24 22:05:00

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