Showing posts with label evacuation. Show all posts
Showing posts with label evacuation. Show all posts

Saturday, May 29, 2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Congo orders Goma exodus as governor says another eruption on land or under Lake Kivu could occur without warning — RT

Lake Kivu

 The authorities in Congo have ordered a partial evacuation of Goma, with the region’s military governor warning that volcanic magma under the city, extending under Lake Kivu, could cause another eruption at any time.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

DR Congo orders Goma evacuation after Mount Nyiragongo erupts | Al Jazeera

Mount Nyiragongo


Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have urged residents of the eastern city of Goma to evacuate after a volcano overlooking the area erupted.

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Blaze destroys houses, forest in south-central Greece

Blaze destroys houses, forest in south-central Greece


A large wildfire that broke out in the regional unit of Corinthos in south-central Greece late on Wednesday prompted authorities to evacuate six nearby villages, the fire department said.

Friday, April 09, 2021

St. Vincent and the Grenadines launches evacuation over volcano awakening - TASS

La Soufriere volcano


The leadership of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has begun evacuation resident of several areas of the nation located in close proximity to the La Soufriere volcano that has awakened, Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves said via Twitter Thursday.

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

More than 20 people missing and 10 injured after landslide in Norway - thejournal.ie

landslide in Norway

MORE THAN 20 people are unaccounted for, ten injured and some 500 have been moved to safety after a landslide overnight in a small Norwegian town north of Oslo, police and local media said.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage
Half a million people have been evacuated from their homes in Oregon as unprecedented wildfires rage along the US west coast.

Sunday, September 06, 2020

Japan Braces for Typhoon Haishen As 1.8 mln People Ordered to Evacuate

Typhoon Haishen
Typhoon Haishen continued on its path toward southwestern Japan on Sunday, as 1.8 million people in seven prefectures have been ordered to evacuate immediately as of 6:30 p.m. local time.

Thursday, January 09, 2020

Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast

Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast
Residents in the path of wildfires razing southeast Australia were urged to evacuate Thursday if they don’t intend to defend their homes as hot and windy conditions are forecast to escalate the danger over the next two days.

Thursday, January 02, 2020

Seven-day state of emergency declared over Australia fires

Australia fires
Australia has authorised the forced evacuation of residents amid a mass exodus of tourists from fire-ravaged coastal communities, as the country braces for a weekend heatwave expected to fan deadly bushfires.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

China: 580,000 evacuated, as typhoon hits land

580,000 evacuated, as typhoon hits land
A total of 580,000 people have been evacuated as typhoon Maria stormed into southeastern China on Wednesday, paralyzing railway and air transportation in some areas, authorities said.

Friday, July 06, 2018

'Historic' rain in Japan kills several, evacuates thousands

'Historic' rain in Japan
Several people have died and many are missing amid heavy rains, flooding and landslides in Japan, officials said Friday.

EL News