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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Disasters

    Indonesian Authorities Searching for Survivors after Deadly Landslide in Sulawesi, 6 Dead

    Indonesian rescue teams have continued to search for survivors after a landslide in an illegal gold mining area in Sulawesi killed six people. Police, the...

    At Least 60 Dead, Hundreds Missing After ‘Overloaded’ Boat in the Congo River Sinks

    At least 60 people have been found dead and hundreds are still missing after a boat sank in the Congo River in western Democratic...

    Fuel Tanker Explodes Sparking Blaze Destroying 500 Trucks on the Iran-Afghanistan Border, 60 Hurt

    A fuel tanker has exploded at Afghanistan’s town of Islam Qala in Herat province near the Iranian border, causing a large fire that burned...

    Strong 7.1 Quake Hits Fukushima coast, Causes Flooding in Train Station

    More than 100 people were injured while a train station was flooded after a 7.1 earthquake struck off the coast of Fukushima in Japan. According...

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