Turkey (zeropoint9). In Turkey and Syria, the destruction of the earthquake is likely to go to a large scale. Two very destructive earthquakes occurred in Turkey and Syria, as a result of which dozens of buildings collapsed. Thousands of people were killed and thousands of people were injured. Many are in critical condition. The U.S. Seismological Center says that considering the severe cold weather and the delay in evacuating people buried under the rubble of buildings and the widespread destruction, it is estimated that Turkey and Syria will experience a magnitude 7.8 disaster. The death toll from the earthquake is expected to rise to over 10,000.
The American Seismological Center estimates the number of deaths from the earthquake in Turkey and Syria, saying that there is a 47% chance that the death toll from the earthquake in Turkey and Syria could range from 1,000 to 10,000.
The seismological center added that there is a 20% chance that the number of deaths could go from 10,000 to 100,000. According to the British news agency, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 occurred in Gazi Antip, the southeastern region of Turkey, near the Syrian border. There has been massive destruction.
The death toll has increased from 4300. According to the National Disaster Management Agency of Turkey, 2921 people have died and more than 14 thousand have been injured by the earthquake in the country, while according to the information received from Syria, 1444 deaths have been confirmed from the earthquake. . According to the World Health Organization, the death toll may be many times higher than the current death toll. The Turkish government has announced 7 days of mourning in the country