27 dead, buildings destroyed in major quake off Greece’s Samos

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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Rescue crews continue to search for survivors of the earthquake that struck Turkey and the Greek island of Samos on Friday. The United States Geological Survey says the quake had a magnitude of seven. Turkey has reported at least 25 deaths, while Greece has reported two on Samos. Experts say more aftershocks are expected in the coming days.

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