WHO chief pledges support for Turkey during visit

STORY: WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters some of the challenges in the camps he visited are respiratory infections, gastrointestinal infections, and mental health problem.

The massive earthquakes that struck Turkey's southeast and neighbouring Syria in the last three weeks have injured more than 108,000 in Turkey, leaving millions sheltering in tents or seeking to move to other cities.

The latest substantial aftershock, with a magnitude of 5.6, hit on Monday, killing two and injuring 140 people, the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said, adding that 32 people had been rescued from the rubble.