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Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, early February 7, 2019. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, early February 7, 2019. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, early February 7, 2019. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A man reacts as rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

A man reacts as rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

A man reacts as rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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Rescuers with a search dog are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescuers with a search dog are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescuers with a search dog are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in Istanbul, Turkey, February 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir
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Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir

Rescuers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Huseyin Aldemir
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Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 7. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers help a survivor at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers help a survivor at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers help a survivor at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A rescue worker with his dog search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A rescue worker with his dog search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A rescue worker with his dog search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Rescuers carry an injured person on a stretcher at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Rescuers carry an injured person on a stretcher at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Rescuers carry an injured person on a stretcher at the site of a collapsed residential building in the Kartal district, Istanbul, Turkey, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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