Tag: blast
World 16.11.22 | 09:07

New blast reported in Istanbul, car bomb explodes

A new explosion occurred in Istanbul last night, two days after a terrorist attack in which six people died and more than 80 were injured. According to local media, it is a car bomb. The blast took place in the Fatih district of Istanbul. So far, there is no information about casualties. Explosions...

World 16.11.22 | 08:52

Polish army put on alert after two killed in explosion near Ukraine border

Two people died Tuesday afternoon after a projectile struck an area where grain was drying in Przewodów, a Polish village near the border with Ukraine, domestic media reported, Euronews reported. The Polish government raised its army’s level of readiness after Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki...

World 13.11.22 | 17:36

Blast kills four, injures 38 on popular pedestrian avenue in Istanbul

At least four people were killed and 38 injured in the explosion on Istanbul’s popular pedestrian thoroughfare Istiklal Avenue, Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya tweeted. The cause of the explosion, which occurred during the afternoon, was initially not known. Police and emergency services were at the...

World 07.08.20 | 13:11

Death toll from Beirut port blast rises to 154, 120 people in critical condition

The death toll from the Beirut port explosion has risen to 154, state news agency NNA cited Lebanon’s health minister as saying on Friday. Minister Hamad Hasan said one in five of some 5,000 people injured in Tuesday’s blast had required hospitalization, and 120 were in critical condition, NNA reported. Source:...

World 05.08.20 | 19:12

V4 to help rescue operations in Lebanon with medicine and specialists

On Tuesday evening the premiers and ministers of the Visegrad countries expressed their condolences to the Lebanese people and offered to send medical aid and rescue teams with dogs to help those injured in a recent blast in Lebanon. Russia is to set up a mobile hospital in Beirut, Russia’s Ministry...

World 05.08.20 | 13:57

Rescue efforts continue as Beirut blast death toll rises to 100

Rescue workers continued their search on Wednesday for people missing under the rubble of collapsed buildings, a day after a massive blast at the port of Beirut killed 100 people and injured thousands. Lebanon woke up to scenes of overwhelming destruction at Beirut’s port and nearby areas in the centre...

Macedonia 12.03.20 | 20:31

10 year old child is the eight victim of the Romanovce gas blast

A 10 year old child died today in a Skopje hospital – the eight victim of the gas cylinder blast in the village of Romanovce three weeks ago. The child had heavy burns as a result of the fire that was sparked by the blast. Three other children died in the initial explosion, while four adults died...

Macedonia 05.03.20 | 10:40

Seventh victim succumbs to injuries in the Romanovce gas blast

A seventh person died from the consequences of the gas cylinder blast in the village of Romanovce, near Kumanovo. The incident occurred 10 days ago. Three of those killed in the blast and the subsequent fire were children.