In Egypt, the pipeline exploded. Video

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12.07.11.Vo Tuesday, July 12, at a gas distribution station in Egypt, a massive explosion.

The witness, who asked to remain anonymous, told the media that four armed men in masks were ordered to leave the protection of, and then laid the explosives and blew up the station. According to official sources, the explosion no one was hurt. Arrived at the scene Governor of North Sinai and the heads of the security services. Search was initiated criminals.

It should be noted that this is the second explosion in the Sinai pipeline this month, through which gas to Israel and Jordan.

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Undersea earthquake off the coast of Massachusetts — geological puzzle

May 17, 2011 — BOSTON — People in several Southeastern Massachusetts communities reported feeling a small earthquake on Sunday night, which experts say was concentrated under buzzards bay. Earthquake values from 2.1 was registered at 20:39, a bay, 12 miles from Woods Hole and 11 miles from the Corner of Happiness in Dartmouth, according to the U.S. Geological Survey Web site service. USGS collected 10 reports on its website from people who felt the quake. Reports came in from Dracut, Abington, Randolph, Falmouth, Pocasset, Ferheyven, Fall River, Reynhema, as well as Little Compton and Providence, Rhode Island. A second,

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A fire at an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico

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7.03.11.Na oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico today, there was a fire. As reported by the U.S. Coast Guard, fire managed to eliminate, from the platform evacuated two people. According to available information, the incident no one was hurt. Currently on the site there are two emergency vehicle equipped with fire suppression systems. "This is a safety measure — in case a fire breaks out again," — said the Coast Guard officials.

According to them, the cause of the fire is unknown. Professionals arrive on the platform for inspection only after will have confidence that it is safe

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The water level in the Elbe rises

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20.01.11.Uroven water in the Elbe rises. Writes "Süddeutsche Zeitung", in many parts of the German state of Saxony-Anhalt, a state of emergency.

In Brandenburg, the water level has also reached a critical point. According to forecasters, the flood waters move north.

According to forecasts, expected by the end of the week the flood may be the worst in 10 years.

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The largest lake in China continues to grow shallow

According to the Meteorological Service of China, four months of this year, rainfall in Jiangxi Province was 274 mm, which is 55% less than normal. This fact had a negative effect on the water level in a freshwater lake Poyang. Despite the increase in discharge water from the reservoir on the Yangtze River and past the last week of heavy rainfall, the water level in the largest lake in China is still at more than 4 feet below the average. According to "Xinhua", low water levels in Poyang Lake has caused a severe shortage of water for irrigation, and

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The earthquake occurred in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Brazil

Earthquake of magnitude 6 occurred on Sunday in the South Atlantic off the coast of Brazil, local media reported citing the Center U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the quake was located at 878 kilometers from the Brazilian archipelago belongs to Fernando de Noronha and 1.277 thousand kilometers from the city of Natal, in the north-east coast of the country.

According to experts, there is no threat of a tsunami because the quake occurred at great depths (9 miles), of which about 4 kilometers account for the thickness of ocean water, which also contributes to a

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More than 15,000 people were killed in the earthquake and tsunami in Japan

The death toll from the earthquake and tsunami that occurred in Japan on March 11, more than 15 thousand people, according to Japanese broadcaster NHK, with reference to the police headquarters in Japan.

According to official data, the natural disaster in the country killed 15 000 57. Previously reported 14 thousand 949 dead. Most victims were residents of disaster prefectures of Miyagi, Iwate and Fukushima. So, just in Miyagi prefecture killed nearly 9000 people. Until now, the fate remains unknown 9000 121 people.

The earthquake and tsunami completely destroyed more than 90,000 houses and damaged more than 258,000 homes.

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Powerful earthquake rocked Japan and Costa Rica

In the north-east Japan earthquake with magnitude of 6.2. Its center lie in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 37.6 kilometers. The epicenter was located at 59 kilometers from the city of Iwaki on Honshu Island. Reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

National Meteorological Bureau of Japan issued a warning about the threat of a tsunami, but a few minutes later the warning was canceled.

A powerful earthquake also occurred in Costa Rica. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the magnitude of the earthquake was 6. Hearth lies at a depth of 70 kilometers. The epicenter was located

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The number of victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan has exceeded 15 thousand people

The number of victims of the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami in Japan has grown to 15,019 people. This was reported by the National Police Agency of the country.

According to police, the number of missing in six prefectures of the country amounted to 9506 people. According to ITAR-TASS, deployed in 18 regions of temporary shelters for evacuees are still 114,000 people.

Damage to Japan because of the disaster, according to authorities, more than 25 trillion yen (308 billion dollars). Another 11 trillion yen (133 billion dollars) can be estimated the damage

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Rome predicted earthquake in Spain

Ten people were killed in a powerful earthquake in the Spanish town of Lorca. Of aftershocks was damaged historic center. The earthquake, which was the strongest in Spain for 55 years, ironically the date coincided with the predicted disaster for Italy, which is not a prophecy fulfilled.

A strong earthquake occurred in the evening on May 11 in the south-east of Spain. The epicenter was in shock depth of 1 km in the province of Murcia, near the town of Lorca.

First, at 17.05 local time (19.05 (MSK)), in the city there was a first sensed by an earthquake.

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