Atakya- 12 days after a significant earthquake struck Turkiye and Syria, three people, one of whom was a child, were rescued alive from the rubble in Atakya.
The death toll from the Mw 7.8 earthquake that struck Turkiye and Syria on February 6 is over 46,000, according to reports in the Turkiye media. The disaster resulted in the injuries of thousands of people and the destruction of thousands of homes.
Turkey has killed 40,642 people, while the Syrian government and the United Nations say that over 5,800 people have died there.
After spending 278 hours submerged in the rubble, a 45-year-old man was rescued alive on Saturday by rescue workers in Hatay, Turkiye.
Since February 9, 178 UN trucks carrying humanitarian aid from Turkiye into northwest Syria have crossed the border.12 days after the Turkiye earthquake, three people, including a child, were pulled alive from the rubble.
The earthquakes separated 1,589 children from their families, and Turkiye is taking care of them.