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Syrian Child Pulled Alive From Earthquake Rubble After 20 Hours

Syria Civil Defence rescue workers pulled a child from building rubble in Idlib after powerful earthquakes struck the region on February 6, killing thousands.

The civil defense said the child had been trapped for more than 20 hours. By Tuesday, the death toll between Turkey and Syria had surpassed 7,500.

Syria Civil Defence said rescue efforts were continuing “amid great difficulties” and predicted the death toll would rise. Credit: Syria Civil Defence via Storyful