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World - Region
10/13/2023 3:23:44 PM
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas on Friday warned against a "second Nakba" catastrophe facing Palestinians after the Israeli army ordered more than one million people to evacuate north Gaza.

World - Region
10/13/2023 12:55:37 PM
Thousands of Iraqis poured onto the streets of Baghdad Friday in support of Palestinians, state television reported, as unprecedented Israeli air strikes rocked Gaza killing hundreds of civilians in reprisal for a weekend incursion by Palestinian militants.

World - Region
10/13/2023 11:13:41 AM
Hamas called on Palestinians to stay in their homes Friday after Israel issued sweeping evacuation orders in Gaza.

World - Region
10/13/2023 9:18:54 AM
The United Nations urged Israel to rescind its call for 1.1 million residents of northern Gaza to relocate to the south of the territory within 24 hours, amid massive bombardments in a grisly retaliation for Hamas' unprecedented attack on Saturday.

World - Region
10/13/2023 9:17:41 AM
Israel’s military delivered sweeping evacuation orders for almost half of Gaza’s 2.3 million people Friday ahead of a feared ground invasion, U.N. officials said.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
10/12/2023 3:06:01 PM
Egypt, the US, and Israel are working to create a safe passage for the evacuation of foreign nationals from the Gaza Strip, read an Axios report on Thursday.

World - War in Ukraine
8/29/2023 12:45:00 PM
The thunder of mortar fire echoes in the distance as 5-year old David approaches his mother with an innocent request: Can he play with the baseball bat a relative gave him as a gift?

World - International
8/27/2023 2:12:49 PM
More than 600 firefighters, including reinforcements from several European countries, backed by a fleet of water-dropping planes and helicopters were battling three persistent major wildfires in Greece Sunday, two of which have been raging for days.

World - Region
8/24/2023 2:29:12 PM
The Palestinian hamlet of al-Qabun in the central occupied West Bank was silent this week — the grazing fields for sheep deserted, the empty schoolhouse locked, the makeshift homes left as steel carcasses.

World - International
8/22/2023 3:59:00 PM
Hundreds of firefighters struggled Tuesday to control major wildfires burning out of control for days in northeastern Greece and on Tenerife in Spain's Canary Islands, with strong winds fanning the flames and prompting evacuations of villages and a city hospital in Greece.

World - International
8/20/2023 11:22:39 AM
Officials in western Canada's British Columbia implored tens of thousands of residents to heed evacuation orders Saturday as "rapidly evolving" wildfires threatened large parts of the scenic Okanagan Valley, including the city of Kelowna.

World - International
8/19/2023 7:31:49 PM
Firefighters battling wildfires in British Columbia on Saturday sought to stop flames that swept through West Kelowna suburbs and forced the evacuation of the University of British Columbia campus in Kelowna.

World - International
8/19/2023 6:42:42 PM
Greek authorities on Saturday ordered seven villages evacuated near the northeastern border with Turkey due to a large summer wildfire burning out of control and whipped on by high winds.

World - International
8/12/2023 7:42:28 PM
The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France's most emblematic symbol, was evacuated for several hours on Saturday after a bomb alert.

World - International
8/11/2023 4:52:29 PM
Floods and landslides caused by monsoon rains have killed five people and forced the evacuation of around 40,000 others in Myanmar, officials said Friday.

World - War in Ukraine
8/10/2023 7:48:59 PM
Ukrainian authorities ordered a mandatory evacuation Thursday of nearly 12,000 civilians from 37 towns and villages in the eastern Kharkiv region, where Russian forces reportedly are making a concerted effort to punch through the front line.

World - International
8/9/2023 10:38:00 PM
Norwegian authorities said Wednesday thousands had been evacuated following massive floods and that they were considering blowing open a dam after the floodgates failed to open.

World - International
8/8/2023 1:01:17 PM
Norwegian authorities warned Tuesday to prepare for “extremely heavy rainfall” in the area after Storm Hans caused two deaths, ripped off roofs and upended summertime life in northern Europe.

World - International
8/5/2023 9:45:05 PM
Rain continued to pelt northeastern China in the wake of Typhoon Doksuri Saturday, as authorities reported more fatalities and missing people while evacuating thousands more.

World - Africa
8/1/2023 10:50:50 PM
he first of three flights to evacuate French and European citizens from Niger lifted off Tuesday evening, six days after a coup toppled one of the last pro-Western leaders in the jihadist-plagued Sahel.

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