November 28, 2020

6.8-magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Turkey within depth of 10 kilometers. death toll rises to 14

NFTV : International Desk : A 6.8 magnitude earthquake has struk eastern Turkey has claimed at least fourteen lives and caused several buildings to collapse, according to Turkish authorities. Epi centre if the quake was in the province of Elazig and was felt as far away as Tel Aviv, Israel.The quake struck near the town of Sivrice but was felt in other neighboring countries too including Syria, Georgia, Lebanon and Armenia. Its depth was measured at 10 kilometers by EMSC and it was violent enough to send people running outdoors for safety.