11 / 03 / 2011
8.9 magnitude earthquake occurred in Japan, led to the loss of life and property.Turkish Red Crescent Society (Türk Kızılayı), acting as an emergency, crisis created the board. AKUT (Search and Rescue Association) is 1 people , Turkish Red Crescent leading team of experts dispatched two disaster response.
The effects of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan is closely following the conduct of studies on the region for the Turkish Red Crescent Disaster Operation Center in Ankara, make a board created a crisis. Affected by the earthquake, the first plane to Japan, Taiwan, Indonesia, Philippines, Russia, and Hawaii, the message conveyed to the Turkish Red Crescent is ready to help. Turkish Red Crescent, the region is closely following developments in coordination with the countries concerned Red Crescents. AKUT is 1 people , Turkish Red Crescent is 2 people of disaster response experts sent to Japan by the Turkish Red Crescent pioneer team leader for 3 people.