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#Evacuation

# 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 38,861 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 7,557 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 15,151 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 19,292 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 9,992 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 21,389 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 12,100 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 10,667 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 11,347 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 22,064 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 8,325 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 16,734 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 10,248 Views 11 Comments

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

# evacuation - Monday 13 February, 2017

200,000 people ordered to evacuate their homes over dam risk
# California
# California

200,000 people ordered to evacuate their homes over dam risk

Feb 13th 2017, 10:21 AM 21,287 Views 56 Comments

The evacuation was ordered yesterday afternoon after engineers spotted a hole on the concrete lip of the secondary spillway of the dam.

# evacuation - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Department of Foreign Affairs making contact with 'very small number' of Irish citizens in Gambia
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Department of Foreign Affairs making contact with 'very small number' of Irish citizens in Gambia

Jan 18th 2017, 4:51 PM 19,569 Views 12 Comments

Tour operators have begun evacuating tourists.

# evacuation - Monday 19 December, 2016

Evacuees "in a terrible state" after waiting overnight in freezing conditions to leave Aleppo
# Major Delays
# Major Delays

Evacuees "in a terrible state" after waiting overnight in freezing conditions to leave Aleppo

Dec 19th 2016, 9:03 AM 8,732 Views 38 Comments

In total, it is estimated 3,000 people have been evacuated so far.

# evacuation - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Desperate civilians wait for evacuations from Aleppo
# Civil War
# Civil War

Desperate civilians wait for evacuations from Aleppo

Dec 17th 2016, 6:53 PM 4,909 Views 29 Comments

The Red Cross pleaded for a deal to “save thousands of lives”

# evacuation - Friday 16 December, 2016

Thousands trapped as Aleppo evacuation suspended
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

Thousands trapped as Aleppo evacuation suspended

Dec 16th 2016, 7:04 PM 6,304 Views 33 Comments

An evacuation was abruptly suspended this morning.

# evacuation - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Packed onto buses, hundreds of civilians face uncertain future as they leave Aleppo
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Packed onto buses, hundreds of civilians face uncertain future as they leave Aleppo

Dec 15th 2016, 3:45 PM 10,682 Views 56 Comments

Around 951 people have been evacuated so far.

# evacuation - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Deal reached to evacuate civilians and wounded from Aleppo
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

Deal reached to evacuate civilians and wounded from Aleppo

Dec 14th 2016, 10:15 PM 20,897 Views 169 Comments

But it’s not clear if bombing has stopped.

# evacuation - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Civilians to be evacuated from Aleppo after reports of civilians being 'killed on the spot'
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Civilians to be evacuated from Aleppo after reports of civilians being 'killed on the spot'

Dec 13th 2016, 6:30 PM 18,673 Views 134 Comments

A rebel official said an evacuation deal, sponsored by Russia and Turkey, was set to take effect within hours.

# evacuation - Saturday 22 October, 2016

London City airport declared safe after tear gas incident
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

London City airport declared safe after tear gas incident

Oct 22nd 2016, 7:16 AM 12,704 Views 1 Comment

Police say they are investigating whether the incident was a result of an accidental discharge of a spray canister.

# evacuation - Monday 15 August, 2016

False shooting report at JFK could have been 'people clapping as they watched Olympics'
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

False shooting report at JFK could have been 'people clapping as they watched Olympics'

Aug 15th 2016, 7:17 AM 18,447 Views 8 Comments

The Port Authority said a preliminary investigation found no shots were fired and there were no injuries.

# evacuation - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Language mix-up causes five-hour bomb alert in Brussels
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Language mix-up causes five-hour bomb alert in Brussels

Jul 20th 2016, 8:35 PM 30,252 Views 55 Comments

Police are reported as saying the situation is “under control”.

# evacuation - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Gardaí say fire at Cork restaurant started in suspicious circumstances
# N Square Steakhouse
# N Square Steakhouse

Gardaí say fire at Cork restaurant started in suspicious circumstances

Jun 19th 2016, 1:50 PM 25,514 Views 20 Comments

Six teams from the fire brigade tackled the blaze on 8 June.

# evacuation - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine

Jun 7th 2016, 3:27 PM 22,887 Views 12 Comments

Passengers were evacuated from a train at Clongriffin station this morning on the 9.40 Drogheda to Pearse train.

# evacuation - Friday 6 May, 2016

The huge wildfire in Canada has grown more than ten times in size
# Force Of Nature
# Force Of Nature

The huge wildfire in Canada has grown more than ten times in size

May 6th 2016, 12:30 PM 15,246 Views 6 Comments

The fire now covers an area the size of Calgary, Alberta’s largest city.

# evacuation - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Police force migrants from school using tear gas
# Paris
# Paris

Police force migrants from school using tear gas

May 4th 2016, 12:04 PM 15,446 Views 132 Comments

It is the second time in a week that force has been used to disperse migrants in the French capital.

# evacuation - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Pipe bomb explodes outside house in Belfast
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Pipe bomb explodes outside house in Belfast

Mar 19th 2016, 1:14 PM 8,223 Views 7 Comments

The bomb was thrown at the house while people were inside.

# evacuation - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

"Suspicious vehicle" causes alert near BBC offices
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

"Suspicious vehicle" causes alert near BBC offices

Dec 1st 2015, 3:20 PM 9,982 Views 13 Comments

One reporter said that staff were not told to leave the newsroom.

# evacuation - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Man found alive just 50 metres from epicentre of massive China blast
# Rescued
# Rescued

Man found alive just 50 metres from epicentre of massive China blast

Aug 15th 2015, 3:47 PM 9,801 Views 6 Comments

Residents around the explosion site have been evacuated now after highly-poisonous sodium cyanide was found

# evacuation - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Fire breaks out at one of Las Vegas' top hotels
# Sin City
# Sin City

Fire breaks out at one of Las Vegas' top hotels

Jul 26th 2015, 10:19 AM 36,133 Views 25 Comments

A number of guests were evacuated from the Cosmopolitan Hotel on the Las Vegas strip.

# evacuation - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast
# CHAN-HOM
# CHAN-HOM

Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast

Jul 11th 2015, 11:04 AM 22,913 Views 11 Comments

Typhoon Chan-hom has made landfall.

# evacuation - Friday 24 April, 2015

Statue of Liberty evacuated over suspicious package
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Statue of Liberty evacuated over suspicious package

Apr 24th 2015, 7:13 PM 9,959 Views 18 Comments

The NYPD bomb squad is assisting in a sweep of the lower Manhattan monument.

# evacuation - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Thousands of refugees flee after Islamic State takes over their camp
# Yarmouk
# Yarmouk

Thousands of refugees flee after Islamic State takes over their camp

Apr 5th 2015, 7:33 PM 9,317 Views 30 Comments

Palestinian forces inside Yarmuk are largely surrounded by IS fighters who have captured large swathes of the camp since an assault that began Wednesday.

# evacuation - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Typhoon Hagupit knocks out power as hundreds of thousands flee their homes
# Deadly Storm
# Deadly Storm

Typhoon Hagupit knocks out power as hundreds of thousands flee their homes

Dec 7th 2014, 7:24 AM 6,419 Views 5 Comments

The typhoon is not believed to have caused the same damage as last year’s storm.

# evacuation - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines

Dec 6th 2014, 3:02 PM 9,532 Views 10 Comments

The evacuation has been stepped up by authorities.

# evacuation - Monday 24 November, 2014

'Power surge' prompts evacuation at Leinster House
# Get Out Of Town
# Get Out Of Town

'Power surge' prompts evacuation at Leinster House

Nov 24th 2014, 7:25 PM 16,837 Views 56 Comments

LH2000, a newer section of the building, was evacuated earlier this evening.

# evacuation - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Dramatic fire at London's Charing Cross station was not suspicious
# Electrical Fault
# Electrical Fault

Dramatic fire at London's Charing Cross station was not suspicious

Nov 23rd 2014, 1:30 PM 17,203 Views 10 Comments

British Transport Police say the fire was caused by an electrical fault.

# evacuation - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Man jumps White House fence and makes it through the doors before being caught
# White House Down
# White House Down

Man jumps White House fence and makes it through the doors before being caught

Sep 20th 2014, 9:15 AM 11,343 Views 22 Comments

US President Barack Obama was not in the building at the time.