El Al will operate evacuation flights at a reduced cost for Israelis in Turkey after Jerusalem raised its travel warning there to the highest level.
The river plays a major role in Biblical prophecy. Isaiah promised that God will bring back the Jews “from the Euphrates to the Wadi of Egypt.”
Erdogan announced his victory on Monday after he won 52% of the vote.
Two separate, smaller quakes, one in southern Turkey and one in the Eastern Mediterranean, were also felt in Israel, but resulted in no injuries or damage.
As the death toll from Turkey’s devastating earthquakes earlier this month approaches 35,000, members of eight Jewish families were rescued in a special operation and are being housed in a Jewish nursing home
“Israel stands alongside Turkey at this difficult time and will continue to assist it through the activities of our forces and providing of humanitarian aid,” said Eli Cohen.
The IDF’s “Operation Olive Branches” in Turkey had as of Saturday rescued 19 people from the rubble caused by the massive earthquakes that killed more than 28,000 people in that country and Syria.
Massive earthquakes this week have killed more than 7,000 people in Turkey and Syria, with the death toll expected to rise.
Israelis felt both tremors in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and throughout the North. No damage was reported.
Earthquakes and volcanoes are explicitly mentioned by the prophets as playing a role in the end of days