More than 100 killed, 1,000 injured in Turkey and Greece

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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Rescue efforts resumed on Tuesday at the site of five buildings that collapsed in Turkey’s Izmir province during Friday’s earthquake. More than 100 people were killed and 1,000 injured. Emergency workers rejoiced as a young girl was pulled out of the rubble on Tuesday morning.

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