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Thai soldier opens fire and kills at least 10 people

A soldier in northern Thailand shot multiple people on Saturday, killing at least 10, and was holed up at a popular shopping mall, police said, CBS News reports. A police officer contacted by phone in the city of Nakhon Ratchasima said the …

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Wind blows away main Christmas tree in Samarkand

Strong wind knocked over the main Christmas tree in Samarkand, the khokimiyat of the city informs. It is also reported that the wind damaged billboards and exhibition materials. "Also, Christmas trees were damaged in …

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No explosive device found in Yerevan

The Armenian Emergencies Ministry received a call today that an explosive device was installed at Hyatt Place hotel located in Yerevan. The evacuation of people was carried out. The research has been conducted. By …

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Rescue effort resumes after eastern Siberia dam burst

Search and rescue operations resumed on Sunday morning after Saturday’s deadly dam collapse in the Kuraginsky district of eastern Siberia’s Krasnoyarsk territory, a regional office of the Russian emergencies ministry said, TASS …

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Dam collapse death toll in Krasnoyarsk region rises to 15

The official death toll from the dam collapse in the Krasnoyarsk region rises to 15 people, press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry's said, TASS reports. A dam at a technological reservoir of a gold mining artel collapsed …

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Child left in storage room in Kuban

A boy was locked up in a storage room at Fifth Avenue Mall in Goryachy Klyuch. The employees of the mall heard the boy screaming. They tried to pull the baby out by picking up a key. They did not manage to open the door, but one of the …

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Blast in Yerevan apartment reported

A gas cylinder exploded in one of the apartments in Yerevan today, according to the Armenian Emergencies Ministry’s press service. Two fire brigades and an emergency response squad of the National Center for Crisis Management of …

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Driver killed in road accident in Armenia’s Kotayk

  One person has died after a road accident today in Kotayk Province, according to the press service of the Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations. At 2:47am, the 911 emergency hotline received a call that a …

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Mosque burns in Almaty

A non-working mosque was burning at night in Turksib district of Almaty, the official representative of the Emergency Situations Department of Almaty, Sandugash Baymukhambetova reported today. The signal about the state of emergency …

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Wedding procession gets into fatal accident in Armenia

Today, the deadly car accident took place near the Saghmosavank temple, north of Yerevan, the media reports. At about 4:30 pm local time, one of the cars of the wedding procession heading to the church drew off the road, hit the stones, …

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Dust storm sweeps through Uzbekistan

Yesterday, the dust storm broke out  in Nukus, the capital of the autonomy of Karakalpakstan in northwest Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the republic reports. According to the representative of the ministry, …

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Number of victims in Dzerzhinsk raises to 42

The Ministry of Health of the Nizhny Novgorod region reported that the number of victims of the explosion at the plant in Dzerzhinsk increased to 42 people, 14 were hospitalized. “There are no heavy injuries as a result of the …

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Man killed as car falls into ravine in Armenia

One person has been killed as the car fell into a ravine in Armenia's Vayots Dzor Province, the press service of the Armenian Emergency Situations reported. According to the source, the car drove off the roadway and rolled into …

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Liquid steel spills at Izmir plant

Liquid steel spilled on a steel plant in Turkey, Turkish media report. The incident happened in the production area of the Habaş plant in Aliaga district, Izmir province. In total, about 80 tons of liquid steel were spilled, RIA Novosti …

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Polish citizen missing in Armenia

Polish citizen Daniel Ovcharek went missing in Armenia, the Polish Embassy in Armenia reports. It is specified that the missing person arrived in Armenia from Tbilisi by taxi. Around midnight on April 30, he checked into Nor Yerevan …

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