Adapazari, Turkey - Republic of Turkey
JAPANESE DEPUTY FOREIGN MINISTER VISITS QUAKE VILLAGE IN TURKEY.
TURKEY-QUAKE:ADLIYE VILLAGE, TURKEY,9FEB00-A Turkish soldier stands guard in front of a portrait of Ataturk, founder of modern Turkey, flanked by Turkish and Japanese flags at the opening of the prefabricated houses sent by Japan in Adliye village near the northwest Turkish city of Adapazari February 9. Japan's deputy Foreign Minister Yamamoto Ichita and Turkish Construction Minister Koray Aydin have attended the opening ceremony in the village as quake victim Turks received their prefabricated houses sent by people from Kobe in Japan. Kobe people had suffered a severe quake six years ago as 6,000 people lost their lives. Turkish quake victims survived a deadly quake in which more than 17,000 people killed, as 600,000 people were left homeless.