TURKIYE EARTHQUAKE APPEAL
Thousands of people are waiting for help after the earthquake that was felt deeply in 10 provinces of Turkey on February 6, 2023. As UAMA, we started the Turkey Emergency Earthquake Aid Campaign in the region. The United American Muslim Association, would like to thank you for your support you’ve provided. As of now there’s over 17,000 people that has died, more than 100,000 people that are injured and thousands more that are waiting to be rescued. On the ground zero, we have sent our semi trucks filled with your donations and it’s on route to reach the people affected.
Recover Soon Turkiye
We wish Rahmah from Allah upon the deceased and quick recovery to the injured and ill that have been impacted by the Earthquake in Kahramanmaraş and its surrounding areas.
On Feb. 6, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred in southern Turkey near the northern border of Syria. This quake was followed approximately nine hours later by a magnitude 7.5 earthquake located around 59 miles (95 kilometers) to the southwest. As of Feb. 9, at least 1,206 aftershocks have been reported.