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#Zanzibar

# zanzibar - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Two British teenagers attacked with acid on volunteering trip to Zanzibar
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Two British teenagers attacked with acid on volunteering trip to Zanzibar

Aug 8th 2013, 3:22 PM 16,374 Views 72 Comments

Two teenagers volunteering at an orphanage on the African island had acid thrown at them as they walked through a popular tourist area.

# zanzibar - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

'Millions of lives' could be saved by new global subsidy for malaria drugs
# Malaria
# Malaria

'Millions of lives' could be saved by new global subsidy for malaria drugs

Oct 31st 2012, 6:45 AM 2,973 Views 4 Comments

The first independent evaluation of the international scheme shows promise.

# zanzibar - Saturday 21 July, 2012

146 presumed dead in Tanzania ferry accident
# Indian Ocean
# Indian Ocean

146 presumed dead in Tanzania ferry accident

Jul 21st 2012, 1:11 PM 3,486 Views 3 Comments

Rescue efforts have been called off with 77 people still missing after the sinking in the Indian Ocean.

# zanzibar - Sunday 11 September, 2011

More than 200 bodies recovered off Zanzibar coast after crowded ferry sinks
# Zanzibar
# Zanzibar

More than 200 bodies recovered off Zanzibar coast after crowded ferry sinks

Sep 11th 2011, 2:24 PM 347 Views 1 Comment

At least 200 people have been confirmed dead after a ferry sank off the coast of Zanzibar, an island off Tanzania in Africa. The country is to observe three days of national mourning for the victims of the tragedy.

# zanzibar - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Hundreds missing after ferry sinks off Zanzibar coast
# Tanzania
# Tanzania

Hundreds missing after ferry sinks off Zanzibar coast

Sep 10th 2011, 9:15 AM 861 Views 0 Comments

Around 380 people are believed to be missing after the ferry sank between mainland Tanzania and the island of Pemba.