Posts Tagged ‘evacuated’

Joe Biden Takes Credit for 21 Evacuated Americans as Flights Stall in Afghanistan over Heath Concerns

President Joe Biden is taking credit for rescuing 21 stranded Americans from Afghanistan as evacuation flights on Friday have stalled over “heath concerns,” according to Reuters. “Unspecified health concerns have halted US-bound flights of Afghan evacuees from two key countries, US document says,” the outlet wrote, which the White House confirmed to be four cases of […]

Hundreds of U.S. citizens, Afghan commandos successfully evacuated through secret CIA base

A U.S. official confirmed the CIA’s involvement in the evacuation, noting that the agency “worked closely with other agencies to facilitate in various ways access to the airport for American citizens and Afghans at risk.” The New York Times first reported that the U.S used the base for evacuations. The full scope of the operation […]

‘A matter of honour’: Ramstein rallies to help Afghans evacuated from Kabul to US air base

Children play ball between lines of hundreds of beige tents, clothes drying on fences. A little further on people are queuing for the toilets. At Ramstein in western Germany, the largest American military base in Europe has been turned into a gigantic refugee camp, full of people who have all been flown from Afghanistan by […]

Hundreds evacuated as Catalan firefighters battle national park blaze

Catalan firefighters have been battling flames day and night against a wildfire at the national park of Cap Creus in Girona, roughly two hours away from Barcelona. 350 people were evacuated from their homes as flames approached residential areas, firefighters said. The area is a natural paradise attracting many tourists, especially during the peak summer […]

Thousands evacuated from St Vincent as volcano erupts

Thousands of people were evacuated from St Vincent ahead of an eruption that rocked the Caribbean island on Friday. Emergency management officials said a column of ash rose about 6 kilometers into the air, heading east into the Atlantic Ocean. However, heavy ashfall also was reported in communities around the volcano and beyond, with authorities […]

Protester bleeding from the head evacuated and Motorbike protest against coup

In a graphic video obtained by AFP, a man bleeding from the head is carried away by protesters in Myanmar’s city of Monywa after violent clashes with security forces. A rescuer contacted by AFP could confirm two were killed while local media reports three were shot dead. Source 00

Australia floods: Thousands evacuated across New South Wales as heavy rains continue

About 18,000 people have been evacuated across New South Wales as heavy rains continue to pound the east coast of Australia, causing the floods to worsen. Addressing parliament on Monday, prime minister Scott Morrison said that “Australia is being tested once again.” “The east coast of Australia, predominantly New South Wales but also in south-east […]

18,000 evacuated and 38 parts of New South Wales declared ‘natural disaster area’ as flooding devastates Australia (VIDEO)

Ten million Australians have been placed under a weather warning as the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says the extreme rainfall that caused disastrous flooding in New South Wales will continue. Speaking on Monday, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he was grateful that no lives had been lost so far but warned of the risks […]

Indonesian capital hit by monsoon floods with over 1,000 evacuated

Severe flooding across several areas in the Indonesian capital forced more than a thousand people to flee their homes on Saturday, with the country’s meteorology agency warning the conditions were set to continue for the next week. Some 1,380 Jakarta residents were evacuated from southern and eastern areas of the city, home to 10 million […]

Frankfurt Airport evacuated in police operation

Parts of Frankfurt Airport were evacuated and closed off to the public as police conducted an operation, apparently triggered by an abandoned piece of luggage. Two suspects have reportedly been arrested. Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1, along with its attached regional train station, was closed on Saturday evening, as the airport’s police service launched an otherwise […]

Right-wing activists seek to resettle evacuated West Bank settlement

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Eiffel Tower Evacuated After Bomb Threat From Man Shouting “Allahu Akbar”

Video footage shows a huge crowd of Muslims in India flooding the street to prevent health authorities quarantining an Islamic scholar believed to be infected with coronavirus. The incident took place in Balbhoonpura. The clip shows the huge mob not even attempting to practice “social distancing” as they angrily chant slogans and march through the […]

100 workers evacuated after suspected ammonia leak at northern factory

Around 100 workers were evacuated on Sunday after a suspected ammonia leak at a factory in an industrial zone of the northern city of Migdal Haemek. One woman was lightly injured and received medical treatment at the scene, according to Hebrew media reports. Channel 12 news reported the incident took place at the Sunfrost frozen […]

THOUSANDS OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORTERS TO BE EVACUATED FROM AL-FU’AH AND KAFRIYA IN EASTERN IDLIB

South Front 30.04.2018 Click to see a full-size map Thousands of pro-government civilians will be evacuated from the besieged towns of al-Fu’ah and Kafriya in Syria’s eastern Idlib under a new agreement between the Damascus government and Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported on April 29. The SANA said that […]

French tourist site Mont-Saint-Michel evacuated after man ‘threatens to kill cops’

Mayor Yann Galton told France 3 Normandie France 3 Normandie on Sunday morning that police had launched a search for a man who shouted “I will kill the cops.” Police were sent to the popular tourist attraction after receiving several reports of the threat, and the island was evacuated. A helicopter was deployed as police […]

Civilians evacuated from Afrin to prevent Turkish massacre

nsnbc : Following the announcement by Turkey’s armed forces that they have gained a foothold in the city center of Afrin, the Democratic Autonomous Administration […]

Thousands of civilians evacuated from towns in Eastern Ghouta

nsnbc : Some 11,000 civilians have left towns in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta Saturday morning, reported the Russian military. Evacuations of civilians from areas held […]

Roads turned into rivers, mass blackouts and hundreds of islanders are evacuated as Cyclone Gita slams Samoa (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

     Residents in Samoa hope the worst is over as tropical cyclone Gita moves away from the island nation after wreaking havoc. Power has been cut and more than 200 people have been evacuated from their homes after major flooding, which include main roads in the capital city of Apia. A category 2 cyclone warning […]

Sofia airport evacuated due to bomb threat – reports

The evacuations were ordered by the interior ministry following a “malicious” phone call at 1.20pm local time Wednesday, according to Bulgarian news agency Bgnes. Police units immediately attended the scene. Police canine teams sealed off the area and vehicles were not allowed to approach the terminal buildings, Segagb reports. The threat has been revealed to […]

10 Injured, Dozens Evacuated After Explosion in St. Petersburg Store

Nine people have been taken to hospital following an explosion in a storage locker at a busy St. Petersburg supermarket. Over 50 people have been evacuated from the building. “There was a bang. Emergency personnel are already on the scene. The evacuation has been completed, and there was no fire,” a local Emergencies Ministry official […]

50,000 Evacuated From Bali As Nation Faces Imminent Volcanic Eruption

Source: Mac Slavo via SHTFplan Fears of an imminent eruption on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali have led to the evacuation of an estimated 50,000 people.   The Mount Agung volcano is going to erupt, scientists say. Waskita Sutadewa, the spokesman for the disaster mitigation agency in […]

57,000 evacuated around Mt Agung volcano in Bali: Indonesian authorities fear imminent eruption

nsnbc : More than 57,000 people have been evacuated from the surroundings of Mount Agung on Bali, Indonesia by Tuesday as authorities are fearing […]

Thousands evacuated from Moscow buildings as Russian cities inundated with bomb threats

    “This appears to be a case of telephone terrorism, but we have to check the credibility of these messages,” an emergency service source told Tass news agency, noting that the calls began at the same time, and continued after the evacuations had begun. Tass reported that over 20,000 […]

Over 10,000 evacuated across Moscow over various bomb threats – reports

“Twenty sites are currently being evacuated, and more than 10,000 people have been escorted out, though the specific number is still being confirmed,” an emergency services source told news agency Tass. “This appears to be a case of telephone terrorism, but we have to check the credibility of these messages,” said the source, who noted […]

Dolphins & tourists evacuated as Cuba braces for hurricanes Irma & Jose (PHOTOS)

READ MORE: Hurricane Irma on track for direct hit on Miami (LIVE UPDATES) Hurricane Irma barrelled into the island’s northern coast early Saturday, fresh from claiming 21 lives as it roared across the eastern Caribbean and leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The Category 4 storm hit Cuba’s Ciego de Avila province shortly […]

UK: Bolton Town Hall evacuated due to suspicious package

     Bolton Town Hall in Greater Manchester was evacuated on Monday after a “suspicious package” was found. Bolton Councillor Nick Peel tweeted that the cordon had been lifted and the evacuation was over. Police responded to the incident in Victoria Square just before 1pm on Monday. “Officers are currently responding to a report that a […]

Thousands evacuated in Frankfurt over 1.4-ton unexploded WW2 bomb (PHOTOS)

The bomb was found on a construction site in Frankfurt’s Westend on Tuesday, and, after lying dormant in the ground for more than 72 years, sparked the largest evacuation in Germany’s post-war history. READ MORE: London Eye evacuated as suspected WWII-era bomb reported in Thames (PHOTOS) German authorities scheduled the evacuation of thousands of residents […]

Last ISIS units evacuated from Qalamoun to Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province

nsnbc : Hundreds of the last remaining ISIS fighters and their families were evacuated from Jroud Qara in western Qalamoun  in Syria’s Damascus province towards […]

‘Apocalyptic’ scenes in southern France as wildfires force 10,000 to be evacuated (PHOTOS)

“The evacuations, at least 10,000, followed the progression of the fire. It’s an area that doubles or triples its population in summer,” a fire service official told AFP near the Bormes-les-Mimosas commune in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region of southeast France. At least 3,000 of those evacuated were holidaymakers, the official added. “All of France is […]

100 evacuated in Paris suburb following ‘seemingly deliberate’ fire in apartment building

The “seemingly deliberate” fire started on Sunday morning at a residential building in Paris’ Boulogne-Billancourt neighborhood, AFP reported.  Firefighters were notified shortly before 7:00am local time. It took an hour to extinguish the blaze and four people were treated for smoke inhalation, a fire brigade spokesman said. Authorities said they will investigate to determine the […]

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