Fire Leaves Thousands of Rohingya Refugees Homeless in Cox’s Bazar

Bangladesh police said thousands of Rohingya refugees were left homeless on Sunday after a fire burned parts of their camp in southeastern Bangladesh’s border district of Cox’s Bazar. According to armed police battalion spokesman Kamran Hossain, “about 1,200 houses were …

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Man Charged After Fire at Old Parliament House in Australia

Australian police charged a 30-year-old Victorian man for allegedly deliberately setting the Old Parliament House in Canberra on fire on Dec. 30. In a joint statement on Jan. 3, the Australian Federal Police and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Policing …

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Israeli Warplanes Fire Missiles on Syrian Latakia Port

Syrian officials said Israeli warplanes fired several missiles on Latakia port, which caused significant material damage. This is the second such attack by the Jewish government within one month, according to Syrian state media SANA. “At around 03:21 AM, the …

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Ferry Fire Kills 39 Bangladesh: Officials

At least 39 people lost their lives and 72 others received injuries after a massive fire swept through a crowded river ferry in Bangladesh early on Friday, officials said. Many passengers leapt from the vessel into cold waters to escape …

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