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#Evacuation

# evacuation - Friday 3 August, 2012

Around 100 West Belfast homes evacuated
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Around 100 West Belfast homes evacuated

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:04 AM 2,943 Views 5 Comments

Evacuations are to ‘ensure safety of local community’ as PSNI investigate reported mortar attack and shot fired at police vehicle.

# evacuation - Monday 23 July, 2012

Syria threatens using WMDs as EU prepares to withdraw citizens
# Syria
# Syria

Syria threatens using WMDs as EU prepares to withdraw citizens

Jul 23rd 2012, 7:16 PM 5,407 Views 57 Comments

Cyprus’s justice minister says the bloc is “prepared for the worst”, as Syria reveals its WMD for the first time.

37 dead in China's worst flooding in over 60 years
# Beijing
# Beijing

37 dead in China's worst flooding in over 60 years

Jul 23rd 2012, 11:30 AM 2,285 Views 1 Comment

Beijing residents have been highly critical of what they believe to be poor drainage systems and insufficient warnings.

# evacuation - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Thousands flee as floods hit Japan
# Japan
# Japan

Thousands flee as floods hit Japan

Jul 14th 2012, 7:43 PM 7,322 Views 14 Comments

More than 400,000 people were told to leave their homes in Japan to avoid possible disaster. The death toll remains at 20, with nine people reported missing.

# evacuation - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Five chimps escape from German zoo, young girl hurt
# Great Escape
# Great Escape

Five chimps escape from German zoo, young girl hurt

Jul 11th 2012, 4:57 PM 11,503 Views 27 Comments

The chimps got a brief taste of freedom before returning to their compound.

# evacuation - Monday 11 June, 2012

Hundreds evacuated as wildfires spread in Colorado, New Mexico
# Wildfire
# Wildfire

Hundreds evacuated as wildfires spread in Colorado, New Mexico

Jun 11th 2012, 10:30 AM 1,033 Views 0 Comments

Fire on Colorado grew to more than 80 sq km in one day.

# evacuation - Sunday 13 May, 2012

School evacuated after student uses too much deodorant
# So Fresh And So Clean
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# So Fresh And So Clean

School evacuated after student uses too much deodorant

May 13th 2012, 9:06 AM 8,377 Views 16 Comments

Well, that’s a danger nobody saw coming…

# evacuation - Monday 19 March, 2012

Armagh security alert was due to ‘elaborate hoax’ – PSNI
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Armagh security alert was due to ‘elaborate hoax’ – PSNI

Mar 19th 2012, 6:35 PM 3,293 Views 5 Comments

The security alert at Killylea Road is now over, according to the PSNI.

# evacuation - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Suspicious object found in Armagh hours before Patrick's Day parade
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Suspicious object found in Armagh hours before Patrick's Day parade

Mar 17th 2012, 5:59 PM 1,400 Views 0 Comments

The object has been declared a hoax by the PSNI after a controlled explosion was carried out. Some homes were evacuated during the security alert.

# evacuation - Monday 12 March, 2012

Man arrested after explosive device found in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Man arrested after explosive device found in Cork

Mar 12th 2012, 9:19 AM 5,518 Views 18 Comments

A member of the Army Bomb Disposal Team was slightly injured while attempting to render the object safe outside a private residence in the city last night.

# evacuation - Saturday 10 March, 2012

In pictures: Japan's March 2011 tsunami
# Japan
# Japan

In pictures: Japan's March 2011 tsunami

Mar 10th 2012, 8:30 PM 8,681 Views 9 Comments

On 11 March 2011, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake off the Japanese coast sparked a devastating tsunami that left 22,000 dead or missing.

# evacuation - Thursday 23 February, 2012

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation
# Syria
# Syria

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation

Feb 23rd 2012, 5:23 PM 2,314 Views 0 Comments

Edith Bouvier was injured in yesterday’s heavy Homs shelling activists say killed about 30 people, including two journalists.

Repair work needed at homes in Dublin housing estate
# Belmayne
# Belmayne

Repair work needed at homes in Dublin housing estate

Feb 23rd 2012, 1:03 PM 5,431 Views 13 Comments

The Belmayne properties are missing an important fire safety component.

# evacuation - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Thousands evacuated amid Queensland flooding
# Australia
# Australia

Thousands evacuated amid Queensland flooding

Feb 5th 2012, 7:50 PM 4,201 Views 4 Comments

The body of a woman missing since she was swept away by the floodwaters on Friday has been recovered.

# evacuation - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Watch: Footage shows nighttime Costa Concordia evacuation
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Watch: Footage shows nighttime Costa Concordia evacuation

Jan 18th 2012, 8:07 AM 3,363 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the cruise operator is looking into new claims that the ship had passed closer to Giglio island last summer.

# evacuation - Monday 19 December, 2011

Hoax forces residents to evacuate homes
# Hoax
# Hoax

Hoax forces residents to evacuate homes

Dec 19th 2011, 2:59 PM 4,868 Views 5 Comments

The Defence Forces were called to the incident, which took place in Dublin city last night.

# evacuation - Friday 2 December, 2011

Germany evacuates half the city of Koblenz after WWII bomb uncovered
# Germany
# Germany

Germany evacuates half the city of Koblenz after WWII bomb uncovered

Dec 2nd 2011, 11:11 AM 5,399 Views 33 Comments

The 10ft unexploded bomb is one of the largest to be discovered in Germany since the end of the Second World War.

# evacuation - Sunday 13 November, 2011

In pictures: More Bangkok residents urged to leave city as flooding worsens
# Thailand
# Thailand

In pictures: More Bangkok residents urged to leave city as flooding worsens

Nov 13th 2011, 12:48 PM 482 Views 2 Comments

Although floodwaters are receding in other parts of the country, residents in the capital are being warned of further problems.

# evacuation - Friday 11 November, 2011

City council to appeal Priory Hall court order
# Courts
# Courts

City council to appeal Priory Hall court order

Nov 11th 2011, 12:22 PM 1,374 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is to appeal an order forcing it to pay for alternative accommodation for the residents of the Priory Hall complex.

# evacuation - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Fire at D4 gated community stops flood victims from returning home
# Floods
# Floods

Fire at D4 gated community stops flood victims from returning home

Nov 1st 2011, 6:00 PM 2,918 Views 1 Comment

Some residents of The Sweepstakes in Ballsbridge have been waiting over a week to move back into their flood-damaged homes.

# evacuation - Thursday 27 October, 2011

In photos: Bangkok residents flee rising floodwater
# Thailand
# Thailand

In photos: Bangkok residents flee rising floodwater

Oct 27th 2011, 9:05 AM 987 Views 0 Comments

Flooding broke out nationwide in July, killing over 370 people to date and causing billions of dollars in damage.

# evacuation - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Priory Hall developers told to hand over passports
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

Priory Hall developers told to hand over passports

Oct 18th 2011, 8:01 AM 2,920 Views 45 Comments

The developers said they did not have the resources to cover the cost of alternative accommodation for residents of Priory Hall – who are being evacuated from their homes over grave fire safety concerns.

# evacuation - Monday 17 October, 2011

In pictures: Families pack their belongings at Priory Hall
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

In pictures: Families pack their belongings at Priory Hall

Oct 17th 2011, 6:23 PM 3,685 Views 20 Comments

Residents of the Dublin apartments began their evacuation today after being ordered to leave.

# evacuation - Friday 7 October, 2011

Town evacuated as train derails and explodes
# US
# US

Town evacuated as train derails and explodes

Oct 7th 2011, 12:50 PM 889 Views 3 Comments

“Quarter-mile” of tanker cars carrying alcohol derailed and some burst into flames after accident just south of Princeton in Illinois, US.

# evacuation - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Four terror suspects arrested in Sweden, Gothenburg arts centre evacuated
# Sweden
# Sweden

Four terror suspects arrested in Sweden, Gothenburg arts centre evacuated

Sep 11th 2011, 11:14 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

Four people have been arrested in Gothenburg suspected of plotting terrorism, but police won’t say if it’s linked to the 9/11 anniversary.

# evacuation - Saturday 27 August, 2011

"Don't wait. Don't delay" - Obama urges those in Irene's path to move quickly
# Irene
# Irene

"Don't wait. Don't delay" - Obama urges those in Irene's path to move quickly

Aug 27th 2011, 8:28 AM 563 Views 5 Comments

Over two million people are affected by evacuation orders as Hurricane Irene heads for land off the eastern sea board of the United States.

# evacuation - Friday 26 August, 2011

'Don't wait until the last minute': New Yorkers evacuate over storm
# New York
# New York

'Don't wait until the last minute': New Yorkers evacuate over storm

Aug 26th 2011, 8:30 AM 254 Views 0 Comments

Thousands of Manhattan residents have been told to pack their bags before Hurricane Irene hits at the weekend.

# evacuation - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Gaddafi's former PM joins rebels as fighting nears Tripoli
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's former PM joins rebels as fighting nears Tripoli

Aug 20th 2011, 11:04 AM 763 Views 7 Comments

Abdessalam Jalloud, Muammar Gaddafi’s former ‘right hand man’ and once a trusted ally, joins the rebel side.

# evacuation - Friday 19 August, 2011

Libyan rebels make significant advances
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels make significant advances

Aug 19th 2011, 9:55 PM 105 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, thousands of foreigners in Tripoli still need to be evacuated.

# evacuation - Friday 22 April, 2011

Japan's government approves emergency budget as Fukushima evacuation zone widens
# Japan
# Japan

Japan's government approves emergency budget as Fukushima evacuation zone widens

Apr 22nd 2011, 11:51 AM 279 Views 0 Comments

Government pledges to create up to 100,000 homes for survivors of earthquake and tsunami but says more people have to leave the area around the Fukushima power plant.

# evacuation - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

Photojournalist and Oscar nominee Tim Hetherington killed in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Photojournalist and Oscar nominee Tim Hetherington killed in Libya

Apr 20th 2011, 8:43 PM 1,304 Views 0 Comments

Three other photojournalists were injured, two seriously, in an attack in the besieged city of Misrata.

# evacuation - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

British military advisers heading to Libya
Live Apr 19th 2011, 9:28 PM

British military advisers heading to Libya

# evacuation - Sunday 27 February, 2011

Irish citizens evacuated from Libya arrive in Greece
# Libya
# Libya

Irish citizens evacuated from Libya arrive in Greece

Feb 27th 2011, 11:14 AM 148 Views 0 Comments

# evacuation - Friday 25 February, 2011

Department issues appeal for Irish citizens in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Department issues appeal for Irish citizens in Libya

Feb 25th 2011, 1:26 PM 467 Views 0 Comments

UN and NATO hold emergency meetings on Libya
# Libya
# Libya

UN and NATO hold emergency meetings on Libya

Feb 25th 2011, 10:54 AM 500 Views 0 Comments

Rush to evacuate ex-pats from Libya as international leaders meet to consider their response to the increasing unrest.

# evacuation - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Colonel Gaddafi under pressure as Obama condemns Libya violence
# Libya
# Libya

Colonel Gaddafi under pressure as Obama condemns Libya violence

Feb 24th 2011, 11:54 AM 1,305 Views 1 Comment

The Libyan leader could speak on state TV again today with reports of opposition gaining towns and cities across the country.

Irish Air Corps to make second attempt to evacuate Irish people in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Irish Air Corps to make second attempt to evacuate Irish people in Libya

Feb 24th 2011, 8:24 AM 1,349 Views 0 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs will attempt to put a crisis management team including the Irish Ambassador to Italy on the ground in Tripoli today.

# evacuation - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Air Corps plane leaves Tripoli – but no Irish on board
# Libya
# Libya

Air Corps plane leaves Tripoli – but no Irish on board

Feb 23rd 2011, 10:14 PM 6,036 Views 0 Comments

An Irish Air Corps plane left Tripoli without any Irish passengers on board, a government spokesman confirmed.

In photos: Irish Defence Forces fly to Libya to evacuate Irish citizens
# Libya
# Libya

In photos: Irish Defence Forces fly to Libya to evacuate Irish citizens

Feb 23rd 2011, 8:25 AM 2,552 Views 0 Comments

Two Air Corps planes with nine crew have arrived in Malta to await go-ahead to evacuate about 40 Irish people from Malta, as over a dozen other governments prepare to evacuate their citizens.

# evacuation - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Evacuations begin as cyclone edges closer to Australian coast
# Australia
# Australia

Evacuations begin as cyclone edges closer to Australian coast

Feb 1st 2011, 11:56 AM 838 Views 0 Comments

Tens of thousands of people have been ordered to evacuate as a category-four tropical storm heads for northeastern Australia.