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Powerful Quake In Eastern Turkey Kills At Least 18, Hurts Hundreds
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Saturday, 25 January 2020
A powerful earthquake has hit the eastern Turkish province of Elazig, causing buildings to collapse and leaving at least 18 people dead and hundreds hurt, officials say. The quake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale struck near the town of Sivrice shortly before 9 p.m., the government's disaster and emergency management agency said on January 24.

Posted originally: 2020-01-25 07:58:00

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