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İzmir: Metropolitan municipality in Aegean, Turkey
İzmir, often spelled Izmir in English, is a metropolitan city in the western extremity of Anatolia. It is the third most populous city in Turkey, after Istanbul and Ankara, and the second largest urban agglomeration on the Aegean Sea after Athens, Greece.

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Turkish girl rescued alive in Izmir 90 hours after powerful Aegean Sea quake [Video]

Turkish girl rescued alive in Izmir 90 hours after powerful Aegean Sea quake

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Four year-old rescued 90 hours after earthquake [Video]

Four year-old rescued 90 hours after earthquake

A young girl was rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building in the western Turkish city of Izmir on Tuesday, four days after a deadly earthquake in the Aegean Sea. The death toll from the quake..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published
The search for earthquake survivors in Izmir continues [Video]

The search for earthquake survivors in Izmir continues

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Teenager pulled from rubble in Turkey following earthquake [Video]

Teenager pulled from rubble in Turkey following earthquake

Turkish search and rescue teams in Izmir lifted teenager Inci Okan out of the rubble of a devastated residence.View on euronews

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Turkey earthquake: Rescue teams search for survivors in Izmir [Video]

Turkey earthquake: Rescue teams search for survivors in Izmir

Many buildings in Izmir province collapsed within seconds killing dozens of people and injuring hundreds.

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Turkish rescuers race to find quake survivors [Video]

Turkish rescuers race to find quake survivors

Three women were pulled from the rubble of an earthquake in Izmir, Turkey on Saturday, a day after it hit the Aegean sea. Lucy Fielder reports.

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17 dead, 709 injured in Turkey after strong earthquake [Video]

17 dead, 709 injured in Turkey after strong earthquake

At least 17 people died and 709 injured as strong earthquake of magnitude 7.0 hit Turkey's Izmir city on October 30. Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency confirmed the dead toll. The..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:12Published
Several fatalities after earthquake hits Turkey [Video]

Several fatalities after earthquake hits Turkey

A strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea on Friday and was felt in both Greece and Turkey, where some buildings collapsed in the coastal province of Izmir, authorities said. Adam Reed reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

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Another child rescued from under rubble in Turkey

A 3-year-old girl was rescued on Tuesday after being trapped under rubble for 90 hours in Izmir, Turkey following a powerful earthquake.
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2nd little girl rescued from Turkey's earthquake devastation

3-year-old Ayda Gezgin was pulled from the ruins of her apartment building 91 hours after the quake decimated parts of the city of Izmir.
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Turkey earthquake: Search efforts continue for third day as death toll rises

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Man, 70, pulled alive as Turkey quake death toll rises to 53

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Plane crashes after landing in Istanbul, 52 injured

A Pegasus Airlines plane flying into Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport from Izmir skidded off the runway after landing and crashed on Wednesday, injuring 52 people, Turkish officials and the airline..
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