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|Holocaust survivor recovers from Covid at 97|
Added: 25.01.2021 21:34 | 15 views | 0 comments
"She's a fighter," her great grandson said. "We knew she'd get through it, and she didn't give up, and that's how, thank God, she recovered."
|11 Chinese miners rescued after 14 days trapped in gold mine after explosion|
Added: 25.01.2021 15:31 | 1 views | 0 comments
Almost a dozen survivors were rescued, having survived on liquid food sent through a makeshift shaft.
|UN calls for resumption of Mediterranean rescues, after 43 die in Libya shipwreck|
Added: 24.01.2021 22:16 | 1 views | 0 comments
Migrants and Refugees Following another deadly shipwreck off the coast of Libya that claimed 43 lives on Monday, the UN migration and refugee agencies have called for countries to re-activate search and rescue operations. In a joint statement released on Wednesday by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), the two agencies expressed their sadness at the tragic event, the first of 2021 in the Central Mediterranean. The boat reportedly capsized due to bad sea conditions when its engine stopped, just a few hours after embarking from the Libyan city of Zawra early on Tuesday morning. The 10 survivors, mainly from Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria,...
|Indonesia quake toll hits 56 as rescuers race to find survivors|
Added: 24.01.2021 17:21 | 9 views | 0 comments
The death toll from a powerful earthquake on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island has jumped to 56, authorities said on Sunday, with thousands left homeless as rescuers raced to find anyone still alive under mountains of rubble. More than 820 people were injured and about 15,000 left their homes after the 6.2-magnitude quake struck in the early hours of Friday, according to the disaster mitigation agency (BNPB). Some of the panicked residents sought refuge in the mountains, while others went to cramped evacuation centres. Rescuers have spent days hauling corpses from beneath crumpled...
|China mine rescue: First survivor brought to surface, say state media|
Added: 24.01.2021 6:16 | 13 views | 0 comments
A miner trapped in the collapsed Hushan mine was brought to the surface on Sunday, state media say.
|China mine rescue: Survivors to remain trapped at least two more weeks|
Added: 22.01.2021 9:16 | 16 views | 0 comments
The survivors in the collapsed Shandong province mine have been underground since 10 January.
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