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World - Africa
3/13/2023 10:04:56 PM
Nearly 100 people have died in Malawi's southern districts after Cyclone Freddy made a rare return to southern Africa with torrential rains that triggered flooding, the country's disaster agency said Monday.

World - Region
3/9/2023 8:39:48 PM
The United Nations said Thursday it had bought a ship to remove oil and avoid a potentially catastrophic spill from a tanker decaying for years off the coast of war-ravaged Yemen.

World - International
3/5/2023 11:40:58 AM
The Greek prime minister on Sunday asked for forgiveness from the families of the 57 dead in the nation's worst rail disaster ahead of a major rally by students and rail workers in Athens.

World - International
3/3/2023 3:59:33 PM
Checks of all the human remains recovered so far from the scene of the deadliest train crash in Greece's history indicate the number of people killed in this week's rail disaster still stands at 57, authorities said Friday.

World - International
3/3/2023 2:52:29 PM
Greek police raided a train station Friday as part of their probe into the rail collision that killed at least 57 people, as the nation braced for new strikes and protests over the disaster.

World - International
3/2/2023 4:10:07 PM
Dozens of people were killed in Greece on Tuesday in a head-on collision of a freight train with a passenger train carrying over 350 people on board, the country's worst-ever rail disaster.

Multimedia - In Pictures
3/2/2023 2:52:00 PM

World - Region
2/27/2023 1:29:34 PM
A 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit eastern Turkey on Monday, with initial reports indicating that buildings were destroyed, Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) reported.

World - Region
2/25/2023 4:29:30 PM
Fears of another major earthquake have been rekindled in Istanbul since the February 6 disaster that hit Turkey and Syria, but a prominent Turkish seismologist has reassured the risk "hasn't increased".

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
2/21/2023 10:00:00 PM
The aftermath of the earthquake that struck northwestern Syria earlier this month has added to the suffering already caused by the country’s long-running civil war, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
2/21/2023 4:49:00 PM
The global response to the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria has shown how politics have trumped humanitarianism worldwide.

World - Region
2/19/2023 4:08:54 PM
Turkey has ended rescue efforts in all provinces except the two hardest hit by last week's massive quake that killed tens of thousands of people, the Turkish disaster agency said Sunday.

World - Region
2/19/2023 3:34:21 PM
As the search and rescue effort for buried survivors of the Feb. 6 earthquake started to wind down in Turkey, demolition teams have moved in to clear the mounds of rubble left by the worst disaster in modern Turkish history.

World - Region
2/16/2023 5:13:24 PM
A Turkish volunteer runs down a pile of rubble, dragging a Syrian man with a bloodied face as anger builds and migrant tensions soar across quake-shattered regions.

World - Region
2/15/2023 10:58:10 AM
The United Nations launched an appeal for $397 million on late Tuesday to help earthquake victims in Syria, where the disaster has killed thousands of people and left millions more in desperate need of aid.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
2/14/2023 10:18:05 PM
When disasters like last week’s earthquake befall a region, the world should stand with the beleaguered and disregard differences.

World - Region
2/14/2023 9:31:53 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Tuesday that 35,418 people have died in Turkey as a result of last week's earthquake, making it the deadliest such disaster since the country's founding 100 years ago.

World - Region
2/14/2023 10:59:16 AM
Among the rubble, hundreds of thousands of homeless people face cold and hunger as authorities in Turkey and Syria tackle the dire humanitarian disaster caused by the earthquake that has left more than 35,000 dead.

Sports - World
2/14/2023 10:15:29 AM
UEFA itself bears "primary responsibility" for failures which "almost led to disaster" at the 2022 Champions League final in Paris between Liverpool and Real Madrid, a report commissioned by the European football body said Monday.

World - Region
2/12/2023 12:59:04 PM
An earthquake measuring 3.7 degrees struck the city of Kahramanmaras on Sunday, the Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said.

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