It is reported by RIA Novosti.

“Our specialists continue their efforts to completely extinguish the fire,” Imamoglu said.

It is noted that firefighters, aviation of the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Agriculture of Turkey, who arrived from various cities of Turkey, are participating in the fire extinguishing operation.

Earlier, the port of Iskenderun in southeastern Turkey was decommissioned after the earthquake.

It was noted that the Russian Emergencies Ministry announced the dispatch of a Be-200 aircraft to Turkey to extinguish a fire in the port of Iskenderun.

Also, Roscosmos cosmonaut Dmitry Petelin said that the fire in the Turkish port of Iskenderun in southern Turkey can be seen from space.