Turkey

RAPID UK assist with earthquake

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RAPID UK team arrived in the town of DUZCE at 14.15 hours GMT after being transported by helicopter from Istanbul Airport. They have now linked up with RAPID TURKEY and two members of Swedish search and rescue team.
Half of the team later moved on to the town of Kaynasli. Team Leader John Holland and John Miller went on ahead to do a reconnoitre of the area.

It is understood, there has been over 40 aftershocks - some in excess of 6.0 on the Richter scale.