Tag Archives: Natural Disaster

18May/20

Weather the Storm

Surging spring temperatures can bring volatility that translates into major weather events. The 2020 storm season could see above-average probability for major hurricanes hitting the United States coastline and the Caribbean, according to the annual Colorado State Tropical Meteorology Forecast. Read more

13Nov/17

Earthquake kills 348 in Iran, destroys only hospital in worst hit area – state TV

SARPOL-E ZAHAB COUNTY, KERMANSHAH PROVINCE, IRAN (NOVEMBER 13, 2017) (IRINN) – A magnitude 7.3 earthquake on Sunday (November 12) killed at least 348 people and injured some 6,600 in Iran with death toll likely to rise as rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in remote, mountainous areas, state media said. Continue reading

21Jan/17

Four more rescued from Italian avalanche hotel, death toll up to five

Italy’s avalanche death toll rises to five and four more survivors are rescued.

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26Aug/16
Pescara del Tronto Earthquake

Migrants volunteer in quake relief efforts in worst-hit towns

Migrants helping in quake relief efforts in badly-hit Pescara del Tronto say they want to assist to ease the suffering of affected communities.
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05Mar/16

Children fall sick in squalid conditions of Greece-Macedonia border camp

Migrants at the Greece-Macedonia border queue for hours to have their sick children examined by medics, as aid agencies warn that squalid conditions are taking their toll on the makeshift camp’s vulnerable residents.

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05Jan/16

Reuters images of December

Images taken by Reuters photographers from around the world for the month of December 2015, including the San Bernardino shooting rampage, the Shenzhen landslide, a Syria field hospital, Star Wars mania, as well as moments of everyday life. Produced by Canice Leung.

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A U.S army soldier from Task Force Denali 1-40 CAV prays during a Christian worship service at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Clark in Khowst province, Afghanistan, December 13, 2009.REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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28Dec/15
Aerial pictures show severe flooding in historic English city

Aerial pictures show severe flooding in historic English city

Aerial pictures show extent of severe flooding in the historic northern English city of York after it experienced heavy flooding over the festive weekend.

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