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"That number could grow but we hope it won't... Many of the dead are buried under rubble."

A powerful earthquake struck Indonesia's Sulawesi island, killing at least three people and injuring dozens more.

Eastern Turkey shook by 5.3 magnitude <em>earthquake</em>

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Eastern Turkey shook by 5.3 magnitude earthquake

Turkey's Elazig province was shaken by a 5.3 magnitude earthquake on Sunday.

Iran builds at underground nuclear facility amid US tensions

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Iran builds at underground nuclear facility amid US tensions

Tehran agreed to quit enriching uranium at the facility as part of the 2015 nuclear deal.

Is the Arab Spring still relevant a decade later?

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Is the Arab Spring still relevant a decade later?

In-depth: Ten years after the Arab Spring broke out, the hopes of protesters for democracy and social justice have failed to materialize, but ...

Ali Bakeer

What is driving Saudi Arabia's apparent rapprochement with Turkey?

Analysis: Biden's policies towards Riyadh, together with how the UAE responds, will play a major role in determining whether Turkish-Saudi reconciliation succeeds.

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Southeast Turkey shaken by 5.0 magnitude earthquake

There were no casualties, though the southeastern region was shaken following a 5.0 magnitude earthquake

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Saudi Arabia denies role in Iranian nuclear scientist's killing

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed on Friday after his car and bodyguards were targeted in a bomb and gun attack on a major road outside the capital ...

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Frantic search after medicines vanish from Lebanon shelves

Medicine in Lebanon is going missing, as the country struggles under the weight of covid-19.

'Miracle' girl rescued 91 hours after Turkey quake

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'Miracle' girl rescued 91 hours after Turkey quake

Some 91 hours after the deadly earthquake struck Turkey's Izmir, a three-year-old girl was pulled from rubble.

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Athens' first state-sanctioned mosque opens its doors

Launched in 2007 and delayed for years, the state-sanctioned mosque finally opened its doors to a select few amid coronavirus restrictions.

Turkey quake death toll rises to 100

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Turkey quake death toll rises to 100

Rescue workers in Izmir province are continuing to search tirelessly for survivors, while 147 are still in hospital.

Two children pulled out alive days after Turkey quake

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Two children pulled out alive days after Turkey quake

Ambulances carrying the girls rushed to hospital immediately, as onlookers applauded.

Fire erupts, burns down tents at Greek refugee camp

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Fire erupts, burns down tents at Greek refugee camp

A fire broke out early in the refugee camp on earthquake hit Greece's Samos island burning down 15 tents, the Migration Ministry said.

Turkey extends disputed east Mediterranean research mission again

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Turkey extends disputed east Mediterranean research mission again

Turkey has extended a research mission in disputed waters of the east Mediterranean, angering Greece once again after an earthquake saw ...

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Turkey quake death toll rises to 57

The death toll from an earthquake that hit western Turkey on Friday rose to 57 as rescuers pulled out a 70-year-man from underneath the rubble in Izmir

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Prominent MbZ aide mocks Turkey earthquake victims

A social media personality from the UAE has mocked the victims of Friday's deadly earthquake, with one even saying he wished the tremor ...

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Turkish president's spokesman, minister test positive

Both Erdogan's spokesman and interior minister routinely meet with the president.

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Turkish rescuers find woman, three children under earthquake rubble

At least 30 people are dead after a 6.6 magnitude quake shook western Turkey and the Greek island of Samos on Friday.

Rescuers race to find Turkey quake survivors, 30 dead

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Rescuers race to find Turkey quake survivors, 30 dead

For many Turkish families, the wait has been agonising as rescuers raced against the clock to save people trapped under rubble.

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26 dead as major quake hits Turkey, Greece

Much of the damage from the earthquake has hit Turkey's Aegean resort city of Izmir.

Death toll from Aegean Sea quake rises in Turkey

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Death toll from Aegean Sea quake rises in Turkey

At least 14 people are dead and more than 400 injured after a major earthquake hit between Turkey and Greece on Friday.

France ready to help Turkey, Greece after deadly <em>earthquake</em>

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France ready to help Turkey, Greece after deadly earthquake

The offer of aid in the wake of the major quake comes despite high tensions between France and Turkey.

Six dead, buildings collapse as major <em>earthquake</em> hits Turkey

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Six dead, buildings collapse as major earthquake hits Turkey

More than 200 people have been injured in Turkey's southern Izmir province after a major earthquake which measured between 6.6 and 7.0 ...

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