18-year-old Jaffer Cetin was rescued after 198 hours from the devastating earthquake, which was under the ruins of the apartment building where he lived in an area in Antiyaman, Turkey.
According to the local media, rescue efforts are still continuing in the areas affected by the earthquake, while the rescue this morning of the 18-year-old gives hope.
Jaffer was taken to a hospital for medical examinations. .
It is also reported that during the 1992 earthquake in Erjican, Nurcan Eraslan was rescued after 187 hours of being trapped under the rubble.