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Taliban celebrates 'victory' over US as Biden prepares to give address on Afghanistan departure
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Taliban celebrates 'victory' over US as Biden prepares to give address on Afghanistan departure

Updated Aug 31st 2021, 3:10 PM 45,971 Views 63 Comments
  • Taliban spokesman claims "victory" over US was given to the group after "20 years of sacrifice".
  • US President to deliver an address later today on the decision to withdraw troops.
  • EU states are trying to decide how to help Afghanistan's neighbouring countries take in refugees.
Taliban assures Ireland, US, and UK that people can leave Afghanistan after tomorrow's deadline
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Taliban assures Ireland, US, and UK that people can leave Afghanistan after tomorrow's deadline

Aug 30th 2021, 7:35 AM 25,230 Views 22 Comments

The US and UK have admitted that they will not be able to evacuate everyone by 31 August.

US carry out air strike on explosive-laden car in Kabul after terror warning
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US carry out air strike on explosive-laden car in Kabul after terror warning

Updated Aug 29th 2021, 4:34 PM 37,699 Views 42 Comments

A Taliban spokesman confirmed the incident, saying a car bomb destined for the airport had been destroyed.

Final dedicated evacuation flight to UK departs Kabul as troops set to leave
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Final dedicated evacuation flight to UK departs Kabul as troops set to leave

Aug 28th 2021, 7:01 PM 19,036 Views 7 Comments

Any further flights from Kabul would be a mix of both evacuees and UK troops and diplomatic staff.

PHOTOS: The Army Rangers' mission to evacuate Irish people from Afghanistan
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PHOTOS: The Army Rangers' mission to evacuate Irish people from Afghanistan

Aug 27th 2021, 7:47 PM 38,824 Views 56 Comments
  • Earlier this week, an Irish mission of Army Rangers evacuated 26 Irish people from Afghanistan.
  • The Army Ranger Wing is a unit within the Defence Forces.
  • Its roles are divided into conventional warfare roles and specialist anti-terror roles.
Nations warn of terror threat at Kabul airport
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Nations warn of terror threat at Kabul airport

Aug 26th 2021, 7:24 AM 19,405 Views 12 Comments

Nearly 90,000 Afghans and foreigners have fled Afghanistan via the US-led airlift.

Simon Coveney warns that not all Irish citizens may be evacuated from Kabul by end of August
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Simon Coveney warns that not all Irish citizens may be evacuated from Kabul by end of August

Aug 24th 2021, 1:38 PM 13,108 Views 44 Comments

A team of Irish diplomats supported by the military has been deployed to Afghanistan to help evacuate any citizens still in the country.

Afghanistan's president vows to prevent more bloodshed as Taliban nears Kabul
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Afghanistan's president vows to prevent more bloodshed as Taliban nears Kabul

Updated Aug 14th 2021, 6:29 PM 44,393 Views 68 Comments

It comes as the Taliban close in on Kabul after seizing a series of provincial capitals in its advance across the country.

Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate
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Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate

Aug 1st 2021, 4:17 PM 27,766 Views 9 Comments

This year’s fire season has been significantly more destructive than previously, according to EU data.

'Nothing suspicious' found following Department of Health evacuation
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'Nothing suspicious' found following Department of Health evacuation

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 63,452 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí attended the scene at Miesian Plaza on Baggot Street in Dublin after 1pm today.

US to evacuate Americans from quarantined cruise ship in Japan
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US to evacuate Americans from quarantined cruise ship in Japan

Feb 15th 2020, 8:33 AM 19,643 Views 20 Comments

Washington will send a plane to Japan for the evacuation tomorrow.

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine
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Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 8:23 PM 22,664 Views 44 Comments

There have been two confirmed cases of the novel virus in the UK so far.

Australia to pay ‘whatever it takes’ to deal with wildfires
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Australia to pay ‘whatever it takes’ to deal with wildfires

Jan 6th 2020, 8:20 PM 19,697 Views 6 Comments

At least 25 people have been killed and 2,000 homes destroyed by the blazes.

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles
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Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles

Oct 11th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,028 Views 27 Comments

The Los Angeles Fire Department said the blaze had expanded over six square miles.

Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly
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Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly

Oct 10th 2019, 10:55 AM 21,517 Views 18 Comments

A number of buildings in Edenderry were evacuated last night.

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' Category 5 as it heads for Bahamas
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Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' Category 5 as it heads for Bahamas

Updated Sep 1st 2019, 2:23 PM 27,188 Views 17 Comments

Prime Minister Hubert Minis has warned residents of the Bahamas they could face serious harm if they do not evacuate.

Japan orders more than 1 million people to evacuate their homes after two die in heavy rain
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Japan orders more than 1 million people to evacuate their homes after two die in heavy rain

Aug 28th 2019, 8:18 AM 18,325 Views 13 Comments

Two men were killed in their cars during heavy flooding.

'No evidence of violence': USA Today HQ evacuated following reports of armed man in the building
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'No evidence of violence': USA Today HQ evacuated following reports of armed man in the building

Aug 7th 2019, 6:07 PM 9,510 Views 13 Comments

The police said it found “no evidence of any acts of violence or any injuries”.

Mass evacuations as biggest tropical storm in decades hits India
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Mass evacuations as biggest tropical storm in decades hits India

May 3rd 2019, 9:08 AM 19,325 Views 11 Comments

Forecasters say the area could see gusts of up to 200 kilometres per hour.

55 firefighters tackle overnight blaze at Belfast apartment block
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55 firefighters tackle overnight blaze at Belfast apartment block

Apr 3rd 2019, 12:04 PM 6,793 Views 2 Comments

Eighty people had to leave the building.

1,300 people being evacuated from cruise ship off coast of Norway due to engine problems
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1,300 people being evacuated from cruise ship off coast of Norway due to engine problems

Updated Mar 23rd 2019, 4:25 PM 36,664 Views 11 Comments

Police reported the passengers would be evacuated by helicopter.

Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'
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Limerick device 'appears identical' to London and Glasgow parcel bombs claimed by 'IRA'

Updated Mar 22nd 2019, 2:00 PM 55,584 Views 34 Comments

Around 175 staff have been evacuated and postal services in Limerick are off today.

Man charged with possessing imitation firearm at family law court in December
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Man charged with possessing imitation firearm at family law court in December

Jan 25th 2019, 3:13 PM 10,250 Views 0 Comments

The man, who is in his mid-forties, was arrested and taken to the Bridewell Garda station following the incident.

Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school
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Third Derry security alert in a day, after van abandoned outside girls' school

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 10:00 PM 43,035 Views 56 Comments

This incident is one of three security alerts that police in Derry have been dealing with today.

Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search
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Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search

Dec 10th 2018, 9:40 PM 21,243 Views 13 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested.

Waterford courthouse and shopping centre evacuated after suspicious device discovered
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Waterford courthouse and shopping centre evacuated after suspicious device discovered

Nov 23rd 2018, 1:53 PM 19,242 Views 12 Comments

A security cordon is currently in place at the courthouse on Catherine Street in Waterford City .

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire
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Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire

Nov 19th 2018, 8:40 AM 9,711 Views 6 Comments

The 3,763-metre volcano is one of the most active in Central America.

Hurricane Florence expected to deliver 'direct hit' to US East Coast
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Hurricane Florence expected to deliver 'direct hit' to US East Coast

Updated Sep 11th 2018, 6:10 PM 35,358 Views 13 Comments

President Trump said this is one of the worst storms to hit the east coast in many years.

'Grave concerns' that Belfast Primark store building may collapse after major fire
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'Grave concerns' that Belfast Primark store building may collapse after major fire

Updated Aug 28th 2018, 10:45 PM 91,549 Views 40 Comments

The store in Belfast city centre was evacuated earlier today.

Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse
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Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse

Jul 24th 2018, 1:53 PM 16,909 Views 14 Comments

A partly built hydropower dam in southeast Laos collapsed after heavy rain and sent a wall of water surging through six villages

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found
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10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found

Apr 29th 2018, 6:34 PM 7,955 Views 11 Comments

Three men were arrested following the discovery.

One of France's busiest tourist sites evacuated after threat
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One of France's busiest tourist sites evacuated after threat

Apr 22nd 2018, 11:35 AM 36,399 Views 7 Comments

A man was reported after making threatening comments about security forces.

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines
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Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines

Jan 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 12,945 Views 18 Comments

The Mayon volcano began erupting two weeks ago.

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California
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'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California

Dec 8th 2017, 8:39 AM 9,810 Views 5 Comments

Evacuations have been ordered in several areas.

20 people taken ill due to noxious fumes at venue for next week's EU leaders summit
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20 people taken ill due to noxious fumes at venue for next week's EU leaders summit

Oct 13th 2017, 7:28 PM 7,713 Views 14 Comments

A spokesperson for the emergency services said there was “a bad mix of chemical products on the kitchen level”.

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption
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Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption

Sep 28th 2017, 10:37 AM 22,190 Views 19 Comments

It’s not clear when – or even if – the volcano will erupt.

Bomb scare sparks evacuation at RTE building in Montrose
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Bomb scare sparks evacuation at RTE building in Montrose

Sep 21st 2017, 6:04 PM 38,850 Views 39 Comments

The Lyric FM news bulletin, normally broadcast from a studio in the RTÉ newsroom, went to dead air.

Shopping centres, colleges and train stations evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats
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Shopping centres, colleges and train stations evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats

Sep 13th 2017, 6:14 PM 7,555 Views 9 Comments

Over 30 locations were temporarily emptied after anonymous threats.

Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground
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Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground

Sep 2nd 2017, 5:30 PM 15,146 Views 13 Comments

The 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted grievous bodily harm.

70,000 people to be evacuated from their homes in Frankfurt after discovery of WWII bomb
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70,000 people to be evacuated from their homes in Frankfurt after discovery of WWII bomb

Aug 31st 2017, 8:53 PM 19,259 Views 38 Comments

The operation will allow for the safe defusal of the bomb, which German media said was nicknamed “Wohnblockknacker” (blockbuster).

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