U.N. Plans Quake Aid

Associated Press

The greatest possible support for relief operations in the aftermath of last Friday's deadly earthquake in eastern Turkey will be provided by the United Nations, Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali said Tuesday.

In a condolence message to Turkish President Turgut Ozal, he said the world body since Saturday has provided emergency assistance requested by Turkey in the form of relief specialists and airlifted supplies.

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