A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Turkey and Syria at around 4 am local time on 6 February. Millions of people across the region felt the earthquake, including in Lebanon, Israel, Cyprus, and Egypt. Sadly, thousands have been killed by the huge earthquakes. Aftershocks were felt throughout the day, including two further earthquakes of 6.5 and 7.5 magnitude. Many people have lost their homes, and have been separated from their families.
At Upside Down House UK, we are asking if you could help reach those affected by the disaster by donating to the British Red Cross by clicking here