The fire in the overturned containers in the port of Iskenderun as a result of the earthquake in Turkey continues.

APA reports with reference to "Anadolu" that the fire continued throughout the night, and measures are currently being taken to extinguish the fire.

The cause of the fire in the containers is still unknown.

It should be noted that yesterday in the morning and 9 hours after that, an earthquake of magnitude 7.7 and 7.6 occurred in Turkey.

According to current figures, 2,921 people died and 15,834 were injured as a result of the earthquake.