Earthquake relief fund to be launched

ACTIVISTS in Britain and Turkey will launch an emergency fundraising appeal tomorrow for the victims of a deadly earthquake in Turkey.

The quake hit Elazig province on Friday, leaving scores dead and thousands injured and displaced.

The region has been hit by about 300 aftershocks following the 6.8 magnitude earthquake, with the death toll rising as search and rescue efforts continue.

The fundraising appeal is being set up amid allegations of corruption and misuse of funds...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-01-26 21:26
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