Central Turkey and northwest Syria were hit by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on Monday, killing at least 11,000 people and injuring thousands more. The images above are being shared widely online as evidence of the carnage engulfing the region.
However, neither photo is of the earthquake or its aftermath. The image of the young boy with his head in his hands belongs to an Adobe stock photo collection. The original photo is labeled simply as “boy crying among the ruins.”
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