disaster

The sinister message behind ‘Israel just gives aid for PR’ – analysis

Israel, as a world leader in search and rescue missions and disaster response, has a lot to offer Lebanon in its time of great need.

A Lebanese army helicopter flies over the site of Tuesday's blast in Beirut's port area
Could the Beirut explosion happen in Israel?

Recent event puts spotlight on danger of chemicals in home front.

Second avalanche in eastern Turkey kills dozens of rescuers

Two avalanches in eastern Turkey have killed 38 people, most of them buried by the second downslide while working to rescue victims of the first, officials said on Wednesday.

By REUTERS
06/02/2020
A year after the Brumadinho disaster in Brazil, memories are still fresh

IDF delegation led by Col. Golan Vach spent days searching through mud to find bodies of victims.

A man looks at a washed away bridge along Umvumvu river following Cyclone Ida
Cyclone Tino reaches Category 3 as it approaches Tonga

Thousands had been evacuated from the Fiji islands that are in the cyclone's path.

At least 67 dead in avalanches on the Pakistan-India border

Two Pakistani officials said many villagers were still stranded in the avalanches in the Neelum valley area following heavy rains that also triggered landslides.

By REUTERS
14/01/2020
8,000 residents in the Philippines evacuate following volcanic unrest

The volcano spewed ash that generated a 1-km (0.6 mile) high plume that later triggered ashfall in nearby communities

By REUTERS
12/01/2020
Emergency and security personnel are seen at the site of a plane crash near Almaty, Kazakhstan, Dece
Plane crashes in Kazakhstan shortly after takeoff, at least 12 dead

The plane crashed near Almaty in Kazakhstan having lost altitude in take-off.

By REUTERS
27/12/2019
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