"They also killed those who did not die in the quake"

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Search and rescue operations have not yet begun in the Sekerdere district of Turkey's Maras province. Families whose loved ones are under the rubble reacted by blocking passing aid vehicles, saying, "You killed those who did not die in the quake.

By Seda Taskin and Cengiz Bolukbas

Although 24 hours have passed since the earthquake struck the Sekerdere district of Maras province, search and rescue efforts have not yet begun. Families whose relatives were under the rubble asked for help by stopping as a last resort the vehicles of Search and Rescue Team (AKUT), the Disaster and Emergency Presidency (AFAD), the National Medical Rescue Team (UMKE) and others coming from outside the city.