Rumours spreading on Social Media: Turkish president Erdogan has died

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Reports are circulating on social media that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has died, following a heart attack.

It is believed that the ‘news’ of Erdogan ’s death originated from Alraees News.

The report stated that doctors were reportedly fighting to save his life.

Other media site, Arab Turbquoted a Presidential source saying that the rumours of his death are just 'unfounded'.