In the statement made by the Syrian Ministry of Health, it was recorded that at least 403 people lost their lives and 1,284 people were injured in the 7.7-magnitude earthquake that occurred in Kahramanmaraş and was also felt in the cities of Aleppo, Hama, Tartus, and Latakia.
Earthquake also hit Syria: At least 403 people lost their lives.
An Earthquake of 7.7 magnitudes occurred in Kahramanmaraş at 04:17 local time.
In the statement made by the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD), it was stated that the epicenter of the earthquake was in the Pazarcık district of Kahramanmaraş and the earthquake occurred 7 kilometers below the ground.
In The Statement Made By The Syrian Ministry of Health, it was reported that at least 403 people lost their lives and 1,284 people were injured in the earthquake.
The ministry also stated that many buildings were destroyed in Aleppo, Hama, Latakia and Tartus due to the severe shaking. All health institutions in the country were put on alert.