Erdogan announced the amount of damage caused by the 2023 earthquake to Turkey 17:07

As a result of the strong earthquakes in February 2023, the Turkish economy lost 104 billion dollars. This was stated by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. RIA News.

“In addition to all these problems, Türkiye experienced a major earthquake. “The earthquake, which affected a total of 11 provinces and 14 million people, cost our economy 104 billion dollars,” he said.

He emphasized that not only houses but also production facilities were destroyed. The politician added that the real damage was caused by the infrastructure of cities in southeastern Turkey.

Last year, on February 6, 7.7 and 7.6 magnitude earthquakes occurred in Kahramanmaraş and caused large-scale destruction. The shock caused by the earthquake in Turkey was felt by people living in Syria, Iran and many other countries.

Victims of terrible earthquakes there is New apartments from Turkish authorities. According to Erdoğan, the keys were delivered to 7 thousand 275 citizens.

Previously Japanese seismologist guess There is an even stronger earthquake in Turkey.

What are you thinking?

Source: Gazeta


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