Magnitude 5.9 earthquake injures dozens of people in Turkey

a year ago 23/11/2022
  • An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 shook northwest Turkey and was felt in Istanbul early on Wednesday, injuring 50 people and damaging some buildings in the province of Duzce, a government disaster agency and state media said.

    The Duzce court house was among some eight buildings in the area that were damaged, said state-owned Anadolu news agency.

    Turkeys Disaster and Emergency Management Authority said it sent thousands of blankets and tents to the area of the quake, which injured 37 people in Duz... [see source for more information]