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#Evacuation

# evacuation - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'Nothing suspicious' found following Department of Health evacuation
# Baggot Street
# Baggot Street

'Nothing suspicious' found following Department of Health evacuation

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 63,409 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí attended the scene at Miesian Plaza on Baggot Street in Dublin after 1pm today.

# evacuation - Saturday 15 February, 2020

US to evacuate Americans from quarantined cruise ship in Japan
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

US to evacuate Americans from quarantined cruise ship in Japan

Feb 15th 2020, 8:33 AM 19,635 Views 20 Comments

Washington will send a plane to Japan for the evacuation tomorrow.

# evacuation - Friday 31 January, 2020

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 8:23 PM 22,653 Views 44 Comments

There have been two confirmed cases of the novel virus in the UK so far.

# evacuation - Monday 6 January, 2020

Australia to pay ‘whatever it takes’ to deal with wildfires
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Australia to pay ‘whatever it takes’ to deal with wildfires

Jan 6th 2020, 8:20 PM 19,678 Views 6 Comments

At least 25 people have been killed and 2,000 homes destroyed by the blazes.

# evacuation - Friday 11 October, 2019

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles

Oct 11th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,023 Views 27 Comments

The Los Angeles Fire Department said the blaze had expanded over six square miles.

# evacuation - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly
# Edenderry
# Edenderry

Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly

Oct 10th 2019, 10:55 AM 21,473 Views 18 Comments

A number of buildings in Edenderry were evacuated last night.

# evacuation - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' Category 5 as it heads for Bahamas
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' Category 5 as it heads for Bahamas

Updated Sep 1st 2019, 2:23 PM 27,182 Views 17 Comments

Prime Minister Hubert Minis has warned residents of the Bahamas they could face serious harm if they do not evacuate.

# evacuation - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Japan orders more than 1 million people to evacuate their homes after two die in heavy rain
# Flooding
# Flooding

Japan orders more than 1 million people to evacuate their homes after two die in heavy rain

Aug 28th 2019, 8:18 AM 18,301 Views 13 Comments

Two men were killed in their cars during heavy flooding.

# evacuation - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'No evidence of violence': USA Today HQ evacuated following reports of armed man in the building
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

'No evidence of violence': USA Today HQ evacuated following reports of armed man in the building

Aug 7th 2019, 6:07 PM 9,508 Views 13 Comments

The police said it found “no evidence of any acts of violence or any injuries”.

# evacuation - Friday 3 May, 2019

Mass evacuations as biggest tropical storm in decades hits India
# Cyclone Fani
# Cyclone Fani

Mass evacuations as biggest tropical storm in decades hits India

May 3rd 2019, 9:08 AM 19,315 Views 11 Comments

Forecasters say the area could see gusts of up to 200 kilometres per hour.

# evacuation - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

55 firefighters tackle overnight blaze at Belfast apartment block
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

55 firefighters tackle overnight blaze at Belfast apartment block

Apr 3rd 2019, 12:04 PM 6,788 Views 2 Comments

Eighty people had to leave the building.

# evacuation - Saturday 23 March, 2019

1,300 people being evacuated from cruise ship off coast of Norway due to engine problems
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

1,300 people being evacuated from cruise ship off coast of Norway due to engine problems

Updated Mar 23rd 2019, 4:25 PM 36,660 Views 11 Comments

Police reported the passengers would be evacuated by helicopter.

# evacuation - Friday 22 March, 2019

Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'
# Postal Depot
# Postal Depot

Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'

Updated Mar 22nd 2019, 2:00 PM 55,569 Views 34 Comments

Around 175 staff have been evacuated and postal services in Limerick are off today.

# evacuation - Friday 25 January, 2019

Man charged with possessing imitation firearm at family law court in December
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with possessing imitation firearm at family law court in December

Jan 25th 2019, 3:13 PM 10,231 Views 0 Comments

The man, who is in his mid-forties, was arrested and taken to the Bridewell Garda station following the incident.

# evacuation - Monday 21 January, 2019

Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school
# PSNI
# PSNI

Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 10:00 PM 43,030 Views 56 Comments

This incident is one of three security alerts that police in Derry have been dealing with today.

# evacuation - Monday 10 December, 2018

Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search

Dec 10th 2018, 9:40 PM 21,227 Views 13 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested.

# evacuation - Friday 23 November, 2018

Waterford courthouse and shopping centre evacuated after suspicious device discovered
# Waterford
# Waterford

Waterford courthouse and shopping centre evacuated after suspicious device discovered

Nov 23rd 2018, 1:53 PM 19,230 Views 12 Comments

A security cordon is currently in place at the courthouse on Catherine Street in Waterford City .

# evacuation - Monday 19 November, 2018

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire
# Guatemala
# Guatemala

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire

Nov 19th 2018, 8:40 AM 9,705 Views 6 Comments

The 3,763-metre volcano is one of the most active in Central America.

# evacuation - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Hurricane Florence expected to deliver 'direct hit' to US East Coast
# Category 4
# Category 4

Hurricane Florence expected to deliver 'direct hit' to US East Coast

Updated Sep 11th 2018, 6:10 PM 35,353 Views 13 Comments

President Trump said this is one of the worst storms to hit the east coast in many years.

# evacuation - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

'Grave concerns' that Belfast Primark store building may collapse after major fire
# Bank Buildings
# Bank Buildings

'Grave concerns' that Belfast Primark store building may collapse after major fire

Updated Aug 28th 2018, 10:45 PM 91,522 Views 42 Comments

The store in Belfast city centre was evacuated earlier today.

# evacuation - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse
# Crisis
# Crisis

Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse

Jul 24th 2018, 1:53 PM 16,907 Views 14 Comments

A partly built hydropower dam in southeast Laos collapsed after heavy rain and sent a wall of water surging through six villages

# evacuation - Sunday 29 April, 2018

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found
# Strabane
# Strabane

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found

Apr 29th 2018, 6:34 PM 7,942 Views 11 Comments

Three men were arrested following the discovery.

# evacuation - Sunday 22 April, 2018

One of France's busiest tourist sites evacuated after threat
# Mont Saint-Michel
# Mont Saint-Michel

One of France's busiest tourist sites evacuated after threat

Apr 22nd 2018, 11:35 AM 36,387 Views 7 Comments

A man was reported after making threatening comments about security forces.

# evacuation - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines
# Eruption
# Eruption

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines

Jan 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 12,942 Views 18 Comments

The Mayon volcano began erupting two weeks ago.

# evacuation - Friday 8 December, 2017

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California
# San Diego
# San Diego

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California

Dec 8th 2017, 8:39 AM 9,804 Views 5 Comments

Evacuations have been ordered in several areas.

# evacuation - Friday 13 October, 2017

20 people taken ill due to noxious fumes at venue for next week's EU leaders summit
# Brussels
# Brussels

20 people taken ill due to noxious fumes at venue for next week's EU leaders summit

Oct 13th 2017, 7:28 PM 7,711 Views 14 Comments

A spokesperson for the emergency services said there was “a bad mix of chemical products on the kitchen level”.

# evacuation - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption
# Ambae
# Ambae

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption

Sep 28th 2017, 10:37 AM 22,186 Views 19 Comments

It’s not clear when – or even if – the volcano will erupt.

# evacuation - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Bomb scare sparks evacuation at RTE building in Montrose
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Bomb scare sparks evacuation at RTE building in Montrose

Sep 21st 2017, 6:04 PM 38,846 Views 36 Comments

The Lyric FM news bulletin, normally broadcast from a studio in the RTÉ newsroom, went to dead air.

# evacuation - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Shopping centres, colleges and train stations evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats
# Anonymous Threats
# Anonymous Threats

Shopping centres, colleges and train stations evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats

Sep 13th 2017, 6:14 PM 7,553 Views 9 Comments

Over 30 locations were temporarily emptied after anonymous threats.

# evacuation - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground
# Grievous Bodily Harm
# Grievous Bodily Harm

Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground

Sep 2nd 2017, 5:30 PM 15,140 Views 13 Comments

The 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted grievous bodily harm.

# evacuation - Thursday 31 August, 2017

70,000 people to be evacuated from their homes in Frankfurt after discovery of WWII bomb
# Blockbuster
# Blockbuster

70,000 people to be evacuated from their homes in Frankfurt after discovery of WWII bomb

Aug 31st 2017, 8:53 PM 19,254 Views 38 Comments

The operation will allow for the safe defusal of the bomb, which German media said was nicknamed “Wohnblockknacker” (blockbuster).

# evacuation - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Eight people missing after landslide in the Swiss Alps
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Eight people missing after landslide in the Swiss Alps

Aug 24th 2017, 11:43 AM 9,990 Views 3 Comments

The landslide forced the evacuation of a village in the Swiss Alps

# evacuation - Friday 11 August, 2017

Residents evacuated as firefighters warn of worsening wildfires in Portugal
# Abrantes
# Abrantes

Residents evacuated as firefighters warn of worsening wildfires in Portugal

Aug 11th 2017, 7:11 AM 21,375 Views 13 Comments

“There are still two active fronts which are a cause for concern,” authorities said.

# evacuation - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Man with knife arrested at Eiffel Tower
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Man with knife arrested at Eiffel Tower

Aug 6th 2017, 11:09 AM 12,085 Views 26 Comments

The Paris landmark was evacuated as a precaution.

# evacuation - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Army bomb squad neutralises WWI artillery shell in Co Donegal
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Army bomb squad neutralises WWI artillery shell in Co Donegal

May 2nd 2017, 7:14 PM 10,632 Views 11 Comments

The army bomb disposal unit was called to investigate the ancient naval artillery shell at 2.15pm this afternoon.

# evacuation - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'Significant explosive device' found at gates of primary school in Belfast
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

'Significant explosive device' found at gates of primary school in Belfast

Apr 23rd 2017, 4:08 PM 11,331 Views 39 Comments

“Had this device not been found when it had, there is no telling what we may have been dealing with,” said police.

# evacuation - Sunday 16 April, 2017

At least 68 children among dead in horror Syrian bomb blast
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

At least 68 children among dead in horror Syrian bomb blast

Apr 16th 2017, 4:40 PM 22,058 Views 98 Comments

At least 112 people have died in the blast, 109 of them evacuees.

# evacuation - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pictures: 20,000 people evacuated from area after massive fire at Ukrainian arms depot
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

Pictures: 20,000 people evacuated from area after massive fire at Ukrainian arms depot

Mar 23rd 2017, 12:11 PM 8,317 Views 10 Comments

Ukrainian authorities said that they suspected Russian involvement.

# evacuation - Saturday 18 February, 2017

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California
# Flash Floods
# Flash Floods

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California

Feb 18th 2017, 4:42 PM 16,725 Views 10 Comments

Tens of thousands of homes are without power, and hundreds of flights have been cancelled due to the storm.

# evacuation - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Hundreds evacuated as massive fire destroys homes in Christchurch
# Wildfire
# Wildfire

Hundreds evacuated as massive fire destroys homes in Christchurch

Feb 16th 2017, 7:41 AM 10,239 Views 11 Comments

New Zealand’s Prime Minister says the fires may have been lit deliberately.

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