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Powerful earthquake, jolts, eastern Turkey, killing 18

Powerful earthquake jolts eastern Turkey, killing 18

01 January, 2020 8:46 am 8:46 am

ELAZIG, Turkey (Reuters) – A powerful earthquake struck eastern Turkey on Friday, killing at least 18 people and collapsing buildings in affected towns near the centre of the tremor, which was strong enough to be felt in several neighbouring countries. The magnitude 6.8 quake shook Elazig province, about 550 km (340 miles) east of the … Read More