The President of Uzbekistan conveyed words of sympathy and support to the families and friends of the victims and wished a speedy recovery to the injured.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent condolences to the Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan in connection with the numerous victims and victims of the strong earthquake in the southeastern provinces of Turkey.
This was reported by the press service of the head of state.
"Expressing deep condolences to the leader and the people of brotherly Turkey, the head of our state conveyed words of sympathy and support to the families and friends of the victims and wished a speedy recovery to the injured," the message reads.
The earthquake with magnitude 7.4 occurred at 04:17 in the Turkish province of Kahramanmarash and caused destruction in several cities. It is also known about the destruction in several regions of Syria, the earthquake was also felt in the Lebanese capital Beirut.
In seven Turkish provinces, the number of victims, according to the latest data, was 76 people, 440 more were injured. In three Syrian provinces at least 99 people were killed and more than 330 were injured.