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Turkey Red Crescent head resigns following controversy over quake tents

Turkish Red Crescent President Kerem Kinik, with makeshift shelters for migrants in the background, is seen at Turkey's Pazarkule border crossing with Greece's Kastanies, near Edirne, Turkey, on 5th March, 2020.

Ankara, TurkeyReuters The head of the Turkish Red Crescent resigned on Friday, the relief association said, three months after controversy emerged over the selling of tents to a charity in the first days after devastating earthquakes in Turkey. The magnitude 7.8 quake shook a huge area in southern Turkey in February, causing more than 54,000 […]