The Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Cyprus expressed on Saturday sadness over the deadly earthquake in Turkey.
The Ministry said in a post in the Turkish language on its Twitter account: "Saddened by news of the deadly earthquake that struck near #Sivrice, in #Turkey. Sincere #condolences to the families and loved ones of all who perished. Our thoughts are with the injured and all affected. We wish rescew teams the best in their efforts."