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Qatar Airways Flight Experiences Severe Turbulence Resulting in 12 Passengers Injured

A dozen individuals got hurt when a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Dublin encountered turbulence on Sunday. The plane, which touched down in Dublin around 1pm, was met by emergency services like airport police and the fire department.As per a statement from Dublin Airport, six passengers and six crew members sustained injuries, with eight of them sent to the hospital after evaluation. The turbulence occurred while the Qatar Airways flight QR107 was flying above Turkey, the statement revealed.Dublin Airport mentioned that…

Ethiopian Flood Crisis: Impact on 560,000 Individuals Reported by United Nations

Rampant floods from heavy downpours in Ethiopia have impacted more than 560,000 individuals, according to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). The OCHA, in its most recent update, reported that approximately 57,000 people were forced to evacuate due to floods triggered by torrential rains in various regions of the East African nation. These floods have caused extensive damage to homes, public infrastructure, and farmland, exacerbating difficulties for the impacted communities. The…

Mass Exodus from Rafah: UN Reports 800,000 Displaced as Gaza Suffers Fatal Israeli Attacks

In the central Gaza Strip, smoke billows after an Israeli airstrike on May 18, 2024 . Over the past week, approximately 800,000 Palestinians have been displaced from Rafah in the southern Gaza city due to Israel's offensive, according to Philippe Lazzarini, the head of the UNRWA. Lazzarini expressed deep sorrow over the consistent displacement of Palestinians in a statement issued on Saturday. "Throughout the conflict in Gaza, Palestinians have had to flee multiple times in search of safety, but they have never found it,…

Nearly One Million People in East Africa Affected by Devastating Floods and Landslides, According to UNICEF

Deserted vans in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.Photographer: AP Photo Nairobi (AX) - UNICEF has reported that almost one million people in Eastern Africa are suffering from floods and landslides caused by heavy rains, stressing the urgent need for humanitarian aid. The latest report on East Africa flood situation from UNICEF states that a large number of individuals have been displaced in Burundi, Kenya, Somalia, and Tanzania. Extensive damage has been recorded, including impacts on homes, schools, infrastructure, as well as the…

Empowering Somalia: KSrelief and UK Collaborate to Aid Those Battling Severe Acute Malnutrition

In Riyadh, Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Rabeeah, and Andrew Mitchell signed a collaboration agreement with UNICEF to fight severe malnutrition in Somalia. KSrelief and the FCDO will each contribute $2.5 million to provide nutrition, water, and hygiene services in 15 high-risk areas for 101,000 Somali children. This $5 million partnership is part of Saudi Arabia and the UK FCDO's shared efforts to ease the hardships of the Somali people through humanitarian projects.

Shabelle River threatens Beledweyne with floods, displacing 37,000 in Somalia.

In Beledweyne, the Shabelle River is experiencing higher water levels, raising concerns about potential floods. The latest report from the Somali Ministry of Environment and Climate Change advises residents living near the river and other water bodies to stay away to reduce the risk of flooding. According to the most recent update from the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the ongoing Gu rains have affected more than 163,400 people and displaced a minimum of 37,120 individuals in Hirshabelle,…

Fatal Blast Claiming Lives: 5 Victims in Northern Kenya Near Somalia Border

A deadly explosion in the northern region of Kenya resulted in the deaths of five individuals close to the border with Somalia. The bomb, concealed on a donkey cart to avoid detection, went off in El Wak town in Mandera County, injuring five others. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack, but it bears resemblance to previous assaults carried out by al-Shabab militants associated with al-Qaida operating in the area. Earlier this month, suspected al-Shabab gunmen entered the El Wak hospital, injuring guards and…

Brutal Clash Claims Ten Lives in Galgaduud: Uncovering the Devastation of Inter-Clan Strife

Ten individuals perished in clashes between rival clans in the Galgaduud region. Residents witnessed a skirmish between militias from Abudwak and Heraale districts, fueled by clan vendettas and territorial disagreements. Galmudug government troops intervened to quell the violence, but tension lingers as both factions remain in the conflict zone. The region has a history of clashes over grazing rights and land ownership, with revenge attacks not uncommon. Two months earlier, a well-known elder, Abdi Dahir Daud, fell…

Emergency Alert: 23 Passengers Vanish Following Tana River Boat Capsize

Efforts to find and save those aboard a private craft that capsized en route from Madogo to Garissa on a bleak Sunday evening are in full swing. As the Madogo-Garissa road met its aquatic match, the boat was in the business of shuttling passengers for a nominal fee when misfortune struck. A clip, as per Citizen.Digital's report, displayed several individuals clinging to the overturned boat, amidst them, others battled the fierce currents. Onlookers, frozen by the calamity unfolding before their eyes, stood at the flood's…

A tragic accident occurred in the Tana River, where a boat capsized, resulting in 23 individuals being reported missing.

An ongoing search and rescue effort is underway for a private boat that capsized between Madogo and Garissa on Sunday evening. The boat was carrying passengers across a flooded section of the road, with some individuals seen on top of the overturned vessel and others swimming in the turbulent waters. Onlookers, visibly shocked by the incident, stood helplessly on the shore, some crying out for assistance. Additional footage showed the overloaded boat navigating the swollen Tana River before succumbing to the powerful…

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