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In Turkey, a key airport near the epicenter whose runway was damaged in the quakes restarted operations, in a possible boon to authorities and aid groups leading rescue and recovery efforts.
Here’s the latest on the aftermath of the earthquakes:
Syrian veterinarians are saving pets and farm animals that lost their humans in the earthquakes: An animal sanctuary in rebel-held Syria has been working tirelessly to save dogs, cats, chickens and other creatures trapped or injured in rubble, after years of also trying to do so during a grueling civil war, Dan Rosenzweig-Ziff reports.
Louisa Loveluck, Amanda Coletta, Paulina Villegas, Claire Parker and Ellen Francis contributed to this report.