Archive for November, 2011

Turkish Rescue Teams Still Looking for Survivors as Death Toll Passes 500

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

Social Media Resources Guide, Part 5

Author: Disaster Social Network, IEM

As the rescue operations continue in Turkey and the death toll surpasses 500, a teenage boy used a rock to dig himself out of a collapsed building and was pulled from the rubble 100 hours after the Turkish quake. See dramatic video below, along with additional social media resources filtered from content about the 7.2 Turkey Earthquake that occurred on Sunday, October 23rd.

News Articles

Turkey Rescuers Look for Survivors at 4 Buildings (10/31/11)
Boy, 13, pulled alive from rubble 100 hours after Turkish quake used a ROCK to dig himself out
(10/28/11)
Earthquake Adds Even More Pressure to Relations Between Turks, Kurds
(10/27/11)
Turkey earthquake death toll passes 500
(10/27/11)

Video

Social Media Saves Lives in Turkey
Turkey earthquake: Boy rescued after 108 hours under rubble
Turkey quake: Toll rises to 523