‘100-Year Flood’ Forces Thousands to Evacuate Australia’s New

Mar 22, 2021 · Officials in Australia’s eastern New South Wales state say 18,000 people had evacuated by Monday and hundreds had to be rescued after days of heavy rains have led to the worst flooding in the

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Thousands evacuated after powerful earthquake strikes off New

Mar 04, 2021 · One of the strongest earthquakes to hit the South Pacific in modern history triggered tsunami warnings across the ocean and forced thousands of people in New Zealand to evacuate coastal areas Friday.

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Evacuating to safer shelter in the time of COVID-19

Dec 02, 2020 · Evacuating to safer shelter in the time of COVID-19 2 December 2020 In recent weeks, floods or typhoons have forced thousands of people from their homes in Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, the Philippines and Viet Nam, and Pacific island countries and areas have braced for the cyclone season, which has just started.

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Australia to evacuate thousands as Sydney faces worst floods

Mar 22, 2021 · Australia to evacuate thousands as Sydney faces worst floods in 60 years. A State Emergency Service rescue team uses an inflatable raft to bring a local resident to safety from a flooded home as

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Japan Orders Millions to Evacuate as Typhoon Lashes Region

Sep 06, 2020 · Japan Orders Millions to Evacuate as Typhoon Lashes Region Typhoon Haishen, which passed Japan and made landfall in South Korea, brought down power lines and left some injured in Japan, and...

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Indonesia to evacuate citizens from Myanmar if needed

Indonesia would evacuate its citizens if the situation worsened in Myanmar, the Indonesian ambassador said on Tuesday. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Iza Fadri, Indonesia’s ambassador to Myanmar, said the evacuation plan was a part of the procedures set by the Foreign Ministry, stressing that the citizens are safe so far.

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Asian nations preparing to potentially evacuate workers amid

Asian nations are preparing to potentially evacuate expatriate workers from Iraq and Iran amid rising tensions between Tehran and Washington after the U.S.

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US to evacuate Americans from cruise ship in Japan | TheHill

The U.S. will send a chartered flight to Japan this weekend to evacuate Americans quarantined on a cruise ship due to coronavirus cases on board, the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo announced Saturday. More...

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Mass evacuations as large quakes spark Pacific-wide tsunami

Mar 04, 2021 · Mass evacuations as large quakes spark Pacific-wide tsunami alert Traffic slowly works up to high ground at Whangarei, New Zealand, as a tsunami warning is issued on Mar 5, 2021. (Photo: Mike...

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Coronavirus: US Navy to evacuate Pacific aircraft carrier for

Mar 31, 2020 · Asia Pacific Sea Coronavirus: US Navy to evacuate Pacific aircraft carrier for disinfection 'Sailors do not need to die,' USS Theodore Roosevelt captain urged the Navy Staff Writer with AFP March 31, 2020

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75,000 ordered to evacuate as heavy rain lashes western Japan

Jul 04, 2020 · Asia Pacific . 75,000 ordered to evacuate as heavy rain lashes western Japan. The nationweather agency issues the highest emergency level of heavy rain warnings to Kumamoto and Kagoshima on

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Vietnam Ready To Evacuate 1.3 Million People As Typhoon

HANOI/MANILA - Vietnam is preparing to evacuate nearly 1.3 million people as it braces for the impact of typhoon Molave, which lashed the Philippines overnight causing flooding, landslides and...

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Heavy Rains in AustraliaEast Bring Worst Floods in 50

Mar 21, 2021 · Heavy rains along Australiaeast coast over the weekend have brought the worst flooding in half a century in some areas, authorities said on Sunday, forcing thousands to evacuate and damaging

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IndonesiaMerapi volcano spews hot clouds, 500 evacuate

Jan 07, 2021 · YOGYAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s Mount Merapi volcano spewed avalanches of hot clouds Thursday morning as hundreds more residents were evacuated from its fertile slopes. Authorities evacuated more than 500 people living on the mountain in Magelang district on Java Island. Thousands of people already have had to leave their homes and farmland because of the dangers on Merapi, Indonesia’s most active volcano.

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Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast | Voice of

Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast. A firefighter manages a controlled burn near Tomerong, Australia, Jan. 8, 2020, in an effort to contain a larger fire nearby. Around 2,300

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Australian Emergency Service Tells Sydney Suburbs to Evacuate

Evacuate by 9pm Sunday 21 March 2021 using the Great Western Highway Evacuation Route," SES said in one of many messages on Twitter. Evacuating areas include Pitt Town North, Pitt Town Bottoms, low-lying parts of North Richmond, Freemans Reach lowlands, the northern end of Agnes Bank, Gronos Point and Cornwallis. Outrage in Sydney ..

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Australia’s Military Steers Mass Evacuation Ahead of

Jan 02, 2020 · Australia’s Military Steers Mass Evacuation Ahead of Wildfires. The remains of a house destroyed by a bushfire are seen just outside Batemans Bay in New South Wales, Jan. 2, 2020. Australia

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Russia: Rights experts call for immediate medical evacuation

2 days ago · Experts appointed by the UN Human Rights Council called on Wednesday for the urgent medical evacuation of detained Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny, fearing he is in “serious danger” due to deteriorating health and harsh prison conditions.

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Asian Countries Brace to Evacuate Workers in Iraq, Iran – The

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the military to prepare to deploy its aircraft and ships “at any moment’s notice” to evacuate thousands of Filipino workers in Iraq and Iran should...

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UNDP Around the world - UNDP in Asia and the Pacific

15 April 2019: Between June 2017 and November 2018, the United Nations Development Programme with support from the Government of Japan implemented a regional initiative to strengthen tsunami awareness and preparedness in 18 Asia-Pacific countries. As a result, 61,175 students and teachers participated in 115 evacuation drills and tested their disaster preparedness plans.

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Bangladesh urged to evacuate Rohingya from remote islet

Asia - Pacific Bangladesh urged to evacuate Rohingya from remote islet HRW concerned over refugees’ condition in Bhasan Char islet, while Amnesty wants Rohigya’s say in decision-making

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Japanese wildfire rages for sixth day - Asia Pacific Fire

Three evacuation centres were set up with social distancing measures and disinfectants and everyone is wearing masks, Takayama said. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. For more information, please visit: www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/helicopters-firefighters-battle-forest-fires-in-japan-14279508

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Emergency medical care and evacuation

Medical emergency evacuation: Life-saving care for mother and baby in Asia Pacific Life-threatening One afternoon in 2018, Australian national Rachel was admitted to hospital in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam, where she was living with her family. She was 26 weeks pregnant with her second child and experiencing pain in her upper abdomen. The

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Asian countries brace to evacuate workers in Iraq, Iran

Jan 06, 2020 · MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the military to prepare to deploy its aircraft and ships “at any moment’s notice” to evacuate thousands of Filipino workers in Iraq and Iran should violence break out, reflecting Asia’s growing fears for its citizens in the increasingly volatile Middle East.

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Aircraft Evacuation Market | Industry Analysis and Market

The aircraft evacuation market has been studied for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World. North America is estimated to lead the global aircraft evacuation market in 2017.

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Philippines Orders Evacuation of Filipinos from Iraq, Iran

Get briefed on the story of the week, and developing stories to watch across the Asia-Pacific. Get the Newsletter There are an estimated 15,000-17,000 Indians now in Iraq, mostly in the Kurdistan

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Australia orders evacuation of fire-ravaged towns before heatwave

Asia Pacific . Australia orders evacuation of fire-ravaged towns before heatwave (3rd UPDATE) The New South Wales Rural Fire Service declares two 'tourist leave zones' stretching almost 300

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Arroyo orders evacuation of 30,000 Filipinos - Asia - Pacific

Aug 02, 2006 · Arroyo orders evacuation of 30,000 Filipinos - Asia - Pacific - International Herald Tribune

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Israeli Settlements ‘Removable Obstacle’ to Peace, as Many

Jul 11, 2012 · Would Be Willing to Evacuate under Right Terms, Asia-Pacific Meeting Told Panellist Says Japanese Non-governmental Organizations Trying to Restrict Import Of Products Made in Settlements, Promote

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