Newborn Baby Survives 46 Hours In Earthquake Rubble

25/10/2011 14:19 | Updated 22 May 2015

This is the remarkable story of a newborn baby who was rescued from the rubble in Turkey following the earthquake.

The quake has so far claimed 336 lives, but this two-week-old baby was found alive 46 hours after it hit.

Newborn baby survives 46 hours in earthquake rubblePA
Rescuers applauded as little Azra Karaduman was pulled from the wreckage, wrapped in a blanket and then driven away to hospital.

Azra's mum, Semiha, was later also found alive and was taken to hospital. Both mum and baby are said to be in good health.

What an amazing rescue!

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