AL-NAKARA (Monitoring Desk)- Two girls who miraculously survived three days after being taken out of the rubble in Turkey during a deadly earthquake were rescued. According to the World News Agency, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the Turkish coastal city of Izmir has killed at least 81 people and wounded hundreds more. A 70-year-old man was rescued in the wake of relief attempts 48 hours after the earthquake in Turkey. The two girls were rescued from the ruins, while the third miraculously survived.
The Izmir quake resulted in the collapse of 20 homes, injuring more than 1,000 people and raising the death toll to 81. There is also emergency work underway.
The Turkish coastal city of Izmir and the Greek island of Samos were hit by the quake, killing at least three people and injuring 50 others.