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Natural fire brakes out in Kuban

Rescue services are trying to extinguish the forest litter, which caught fire near Gelendzhik, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the region reports. According to the department, an emergency call was received …

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Gas station exploded in Dushanbe

A powerful explosion occurred in Dushanbe at a gas station located in the western outskirts of the city, the fire department of the Tajik capital informs. "A powerful explosion occurred at a gas station located in the Zarafshon …

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Tick season begins in Stavropol Territory

As of April 30, 311 people turned to medical institutions in the Stavropol Territory after tick bites. About half of the victims are children. The department of Rospotrebnadzor in the region noted that this figure is 1.8 times lower …

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3.1-point earthquake hits Georgian village

Today, a 3.1-point earthquake took place three kilometers away from the village of Mamishlari, located in the Kvemo Kartli region (59 kilometers from Tbilisi). According to the website of the National Center for Seismic Monitoring, the …

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Crimean firefighters extinguish fire in Saki

Today, in the Crimean city of Saki, a fire broke out on the 7th floor of a residential high-rise building, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Crimea reports. "The fire was accompanied by strong smoke. The department of the gas …

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Cargo ship in Suez canal budged

Experts working to free a cargo ship - which has been jammed in the Suez Canal for five days - have managed to budge its stern and get its rudder and propeller to work again, Sky News informs. Some 9,000 tonnes of ballast water were removed from …

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Avalanche cut off villages in Dagestan

As a result of an avalanche in the Tlyaratinsky district of Dagestan, a section of the road that leads to three settlements was blocked. According to the regional emergency department, the avalanche blocked the passage to 29 settlements in the …

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Airbus makes emergency landing at Sheremetyevo airport

The commander of an Airbus A320, which took off from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Amsterdam, decided to land at the airport of departure due to a malfunction of the radio communication system, the Flightradar24 online service reports. …

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Two children die in fire in Moscow

This afternoon, in the village of Mosrentgen in New Moscow, a "balcony" fire broke out in a nine-story residential building, the press service of the Russian EMERCOM reports. The fire broke out in one of the apartments on the …

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Adult and three children suffocated in car in Dagestan

In the Nogai region, Dagestan, one adult and three children died as a result of poisoning by exhaust fumes. The incident in the car took place on the side of the road connecting Orta-Tyub and Karagas. The youngest victim was three years …

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Forest fire spreads to Sochi

The wildfire that started in the Tuapse region spreads to the territory of Sochi, the press service of the city administration informs. It is reported that a forest litter fire on an area of 2.5 hectares started in the Tuapse region. …

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Car explodes in Fizuli region of Azerbaijan

Five people died as a result of a mine explosion in the liberated village of Ashagy-Seidakhmedli, Fizuli region, the General Prosecutor's Office of Azerbaijan informs. "On November 28 at 15:20 (14:20 Moscow time), according to …

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4 killed in mine collapse in southwestern Iran

A coal mine collapsed in a county in Iran's southwestern province of Kerman on Sunday, killing at least four miners and injuring another, Xinhua reported citing IRIB state TV.  The Tunnel 2 of the Hojedk coal mine, located in …

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Death toll in northeastern Turkey floods hits 10

The death toll from flooding in Turkey's Black Sea province of Giresun has risen to 10, the country's interior minister said on Sunday, Anadolu agency reports. Rescue teams are still searching for five missing people, Suleyman …

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Floods kill 4 in Turkey’s Black Sea region

The death toll from floods in Turkey’s Black Sea province rose to 4, the country’s interior minister said on Sunday, Trend reports. Those who lost their lives included a gendarmerie officer. Interior Minister …

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Brick factory burns in Bashkiria

The roof of a brick factory has caught fire in Bashkiria, the Russian EMERCOM reports. An emergency call was received today at 14:30. According to rescuers, the roof of the brick factory in Davlekanovo is on fire.  "The area …

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Mi-2 helicopter hard lands near Russia’s Rostov

A private Mi-2 helicopter has hard landed in Russia’s Rostov Region preliminary due to engine failure, the press service for regional Emergency Ministry said, one person died in the incident, while one more was injured. …

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