Azerbaijani students, studying in quake-hit Turkish region, have been sent off to Nakhchivan, according to Twitter account of the Azerbaijan Embassy to Turkey.

“The first bus, carrying our students, has left for Nakhchivan from Elazig”, noted in the post.

Note that President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has instructed the relevant authorities to evacuate the Azerbaijani students from the area affected by the earthquake in Turkey.