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Earthquake on Greek Island

June 14, 2017

A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the western coast of Turkey and the Greek island of Lesbos, killing one woman.

Buildings were shaken from the Turkish province of Izmir to the Greek capital Athens.

The epicentre of the quake on Monday (Tuesday NZ Time) was about 84km northwest of the Turkish coastal city of Izmir and 15km south of Lesbos.

Extensive damage was reported at a village on Lesbos.

“Tens of buildings have collapsed and roads are blocked off,” said Marios Apostolides, the divisional commander of the fire brigade.

Lesbos Island was at the forefront of a migration crisis two years ago when hundreds of thousands of war refugees landed there seeking a gateway into Europe.

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Honestly this is NOT funny... Great or amazing, go there look at it yourself then say that.

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Why do some people think this is funny, amazing or great? C'mon guys...

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Rest in peace ;-; Why is there so many deaths going on??

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why is bad things happen . this is so sad like the 32 building londen i dont think its funny or great our amzing that is sad. 🙁

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that bad

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Oh that's terrible☹️

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that is horrible

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that is bad

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sad news it cant be true

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this is so sad i have no worlds

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three people thinks its funny its not funny at all