Coal dust caught fire in a ventilation shaft in the Listvyazhnaya mine in the snowbound Kemerovo region, filling the mine with smoke, the TASS news agency cited local emergency services as saying. “The chance of an explosion is very high. We’ve decided to suspend the search and rescue operation until
Rescue workers in Turkey were searching for people trapped under the rubble of a building that collapsed Tuesday in eastern Turkey ByThe Associated Press November 9, 2021, 7:37 PM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ISTANBUL — Rescue workers in Turkey were searching for people
NAIROBI, Kenya — A 21-story building under construction crumbled on Monday in Lagos, Nigeria’s financial capital and Africa’s largest city, leaving what workers said were as many as 100 construction workers trapped and at least four dead in the latest structural failure in a rapidly expanding metropolis. The collapse occurred
Dozens of workers trapped in a Canadian mine are in the process of making a dramatic escape that involves climbing vertically for up to 10 hours. Thirty-nine employees at the Totten mine in northern Ontario were trapped underground starting midday on Sunday when its elevator system was damaged, according to
According to MSF, they are trapped by ongoing fighting between rival groups vying for control of the neighborhood Cité Soleil. Fighting first broke out on July 8, according to MSF, effectively preventing residents from leaving the area and blocking the delivery of vital aid — including trucks carrying drinking water.
CHASIV YAR, Ukraine — Dozens of Ukrainian emergency workers labored Sunday to pull people out of the rubble after a Russian rocket attack smashed into apartment buildings in eastern Ukraine, killing at least 15 people. More than 20 people were believed still trapped. The strike late Saturday destroyed three buildings