The earthquake 72 of the building collapsed

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As of the evening of 25 January, the death toll in the earthquake in Eastern Turkey has reached 29, said the Turkish disaster emergency management Agency (AFAD).

According to the latest data, injured 1466 people. From the rubble removed the 43 victims.

In the disaster area has about 3.7 million of the rescuers sent to 144 truckloads of blankets, tents, food.

The earthquake of 72 buildings were destroyed, and another 514 were seriously damaged.

Previously it was known about 21 injured.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred on January 24 at 20.55 local time (19.55 Kiev).