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B. 07-20 22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSF Mediterranean Sea, Libya
2. 07-05 EgyptAir crash: Recorder shows pilots 'battled fire' Mediterranean Sea, Egypt
3. 07-03 EgyptAir crash: Flight MS804 bodies are recovered Mediterranean Sea, Egypt
E. 06-30 Migrants die as dinghy sinks off Libya Mediterranean Sea, Libya
5. 06-27 EgyptAir crash: Flight data recorder repaired France
G. 06-23 Kuwait central prison fire caused by short circuit kills 1 central prison, KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait
H. 06-21 Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town Garabulli, Libya
06-19 IS conflict: Falluja 'humanitarian disaster' warning Falluja, Sunni Triangle
9. 06-16 EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found Mediterranean Sea, Egypt

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  European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants' Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya  Libya: Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin before crash EgyptAir crash: Debris found from flight MS804 EgyptAir flight: Search intensifies for missing plane. Greece EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Greek island. Greece EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar'   56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in crash in south Russia   Passenger jet FlyDubai Boeing 738 has crashed in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don with at least 55 passengers and six crew on board, officials... Fire sweeps through Dubai skyscraper   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268   Sinai: Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Peter...
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2016
IS conflict: Falluja 'humanitarian disaster' ...
EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found
EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterrane...
European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill u...
EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Gre...
EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo '...
All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in cras...
EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found
EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterrane...
EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin befor...
EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Gre...
EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo '...
All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in cras...
IS conflict: Falluja 'humanitarian disaster' ...
European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill u...
2015
Fire sweeps through Dubai skyscraper
Turkey Russia jet: Marine killed in pilot res...
No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268
2,411 people died in Hajj stampede
Mecca crane collapse: 107 dead in Saudi Arabia
Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundr...
Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Lib...
Sinai plane crash: 'External influence' cause...
Sinai plane crash: Russian airliner 'broke up...
No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268
Turkey Russia jet: Marine killed in pilot res...
Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundr...
Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast
Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard
Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Lib...
2014
Air Algerie says missing plane likely crash...
Algeria plane crash 'kills scores'
Air Algerie says missing plane likely crash...
Algeria plane crash 'kills scores'
11 killed as Libyan military plane crashes in...
Algeria plane crash 'kills scores'
Sea Disaster
2014 2014
Sea Disaster
2013
27 killed when train crashes into cars near C...
Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes...
Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes...
War & Army
2013 2013
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2013 2013
Sea Disaster
2012
Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children
Aviation Disasters
2012 2012
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2012 2012
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2012 2012
Sea Disaster
2011
Somalia famine 'may kill 750,000'
Somalia's famine reaches into Mogadishu
UN to declare famine in Somalia
Aviation Disasters
2011 2011
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
80 African migrants feared drowned
2010
Fierce storms strike Middle East
Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor
Minaret collapse kills 41
Ethiopian airliner crashes; 90 on board
Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor
Ethiopian airliner crashes; 90 on board
War & Army
2010 2010
War & Army
Egypt shark attack kills German
2009
Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane cr...
Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard
Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane cr...
Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard
War & Army
2009 2009
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2009 2009
Sea Disaster
2008
28 dead as fire engulfs plane
Third undersea Internet cable cut
28 dead as fire engulfs plane
War & Army
2008 2008
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2008 2008
Sea Disaster
2006
UK troops attacked after copter crash
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
Hajj stampede kills at least 345
76 dead in Mecca hotel collapse
UK troops attacked after copter crash
UK troops attacked after copter crash
Ferry sinks carrying 150 people
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
2005
1,000 dead in stampede
VP Garang 'dies in crash'
31 Marines killed in chopper crash
VP Garang 'dies in crash'
6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash
6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash
31 Marines killed in chopper crash
Sea Disaster
2005 2005
Sea Disaster
2004
Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur
Quake kills 600
Airliner crashes into Red Sea
War & Army
2004 2004
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2004 2004
Sea Disaster
2003
More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake
Aviation Disasters
2003 2003
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2003 2003
War & Army
Sea Disaster
2003 2003
Sea Disaster
2002
French tanker explodes
Aviation Disasters
2002 2002
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2002 2002
War & Army
French tanker explodes

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22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSF. Libya   IS conflict: Falluja 'humanitarian disaster' warning   Sunni Triangle: A humanitarian disaster is unfolding in Falluja following a civilian exodus from the Iraqi city, aid workers warn EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found   The cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month has been found in the Mediterranean, Egyptian investigators say EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt


July 2016 ... more > Top ^
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Jul. 5  EgyptAir crash: Recorder shows pilots 'battled fire'
Jul. 3  EgyptAir crash: Flight MS804 bodies are recovered


June 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jun. 30  Migrants die as dinghy sinks off Libya
Jun. 27  EgyptAir crash: Flight data recorder repaired
Jun. 23  Kuwait central prison fire caused by short circuit kills 1
Jun.21  Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town
Jun.19
Jun.16  
Jun.15
  Wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean last month has been found, Egyptian investigators say
Jun.1 EgyptAir crash: Black box signals heard by search teams

May 2016 ... more > Top ^
May.29     European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants'
Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya
  Libya: Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says
May.27  Italy navy: 135 saved, 45 bodies retrieved from migrant boat May.26  Migrant crisis: Many feared dead in shipwreck off Libya May.24  Russian attack helicopters destroyed in Syria May.23  EgyptAir: Crashed flight MS804 'did not swerve' May.22  EgyptAir: Submarine searches for missing flight data recorders May.21  EgyptAir audio indicated no apparent issues hours before losing contact EgyptAir: Images released of debris found in plane search. Cairo May.20   EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin before crash  There were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir passenger plane before it crashed in the Mediterranean on Thursday, reports say   EgyptAir crash: Debris found from flight MS804   Debris from the missing EgyptAir flight has been found floating in the Mediterranean, 290km (180 miles) from Alexandria, Egyptian officials ... May.19   EgyptAir flight: Search intensifies for missing plane    Greece: A massive search is continuing for a second day for an EgyptAir plane that disappeared over the Mediterranean   EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Greek island    Greece: Wreckage of Airbus A320 flight MS804 has been found south of the Greek island of Karpathos, Egyptian aviation officials say May.18   EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar' Map of Cairo
  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing


March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar.28 Fire breaks out at skyscraper in United Arab Emirates
Mar.18   All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in crash in south Russia Map of Rostov-on-Don Russia
  Passenger jet FlyDubai Boeing 738 has crashed in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don with at least 55 passengers and six crew on board, officials say


January 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jan.1  Dubai seeks cause of massive hotel fire at New Year

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December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.31   Fire sweeps through Dubai skyscraper   A huge fire has broken out in a high-rise hotel in central Dubai close to the world's tallest skyscraper, the Burj Khalifa Dec.23  At least 25 killed, 107 injured in fire at Saudi Arabia hospital

November 2015 ... more > Top ^
Nov.24 Turkey Russia jet: Marine killed in pilot rescue bid
. Northern Syria Nov.8  Russia says 11,000 tourists brought back from Egypt Nov.3  Sinai crash: Russia plane flight recorders to be examined Nov.2  IS claims 'propaganda', says Egypt president Sinai plane crash: 'External influence' caused crash. Russia Nov.1  Sinai plane crash: Victims flown back to Russia Sinai plane crash: Russian airliner 'broke up in mid-air'

October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.31  Sinai plane crash: Egypt dismisses IS claim  Sinai plane crash: 'No SOS call' before disaster   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268
Map of Hasna Egypt
  Sinai: Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Petersburg.    Wreckage was found in the Hasana area and bodies removed, along with the 'black box'. The bodies ...
Oct.1  Hajj stampede: Iran death toll rises to 464

September 2015 ... more > Top ^
Sep.29  Hajj stampede: Saudi officials clarify toll Sep.26  Saudi mufti says stampede deaths 'beyond human control' Sep.24     2,411 people died in Hajj stampede
Map of Mina Saudi Arabia  Mecca: Saudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered a safety review for the Hajj pilgrimage after at least 717 people died in a stampede near the holy city of Mecca Sep.11  Saudi inquiry into Grand Mosque disaster Mecca crane collapse: 107 dead in Saudi Arabia

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.27 Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds
Aug.26  Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat Aug.22 Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Aug.15  More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat Aug.5  Hopes fade for migrants after boat capsizes in Mediterranean

July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.23  35-40 people drown in Mediterranean migrant crossing

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.3  Nearly 3,700 migrants were rescued off Libya

April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.16 Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard
. Libya Apr.14     Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya Map of Mediterranean sea Libya  About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued 144 Apr.10  Bus crash: Children among 33 dead in collision

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.20  Fire rips through Dubai skyscraper Feb.15  Italians rescue 2,000 migrants Feb.9  29 migrants traveling from Africa to Italy die of hypothermia

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.11  At least 50 dead after drinking from contaminated well Dec.7  African migrant boat capsizes off Yemen, 70 dead Jul.24   Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali
Map of Gossi Mali  An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in Mali Feb.21 11 killed as Libyan military plane crashes in Tunisia Feb.11 Algeria plane crash 'kills scores' Jan.1  Palestinian diplomat dies in blast

year 2013 Top ^

Nov.17  27 killed when train crashes into cars near Cairo Oct.25  Syria: Polio epidemic fears grow Aug.24  MSF-backed hospitals treated Syria 'chemical victims' Aug.10  16 Moroccan royal guards die in bus crash Feb.26 Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt
Jan.14  Cairo military train derailment 'kills 17'

year 2012 Top ^

Nov.17  Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children Sep.20  Syrian helicopter 'clipped plane' May.28  Shopping mall fire in Doha, kills 19 Mar.1  Red Cross to enter Homs district

year 2011 Top ^

Sep.5 Somalia famine 'may kill 750,000'
Aug.3  Somalia's famine reaches into Mogadishu Jul.26  Plane crash kills 78 in Morocco Jul.19 UN to declare famine in Somalia Jul.5  Red Sea boat sinking 'kills 197' Mar.28  Ammo factory blast kills at least 121 Jan.3  80 African migrants feared drowned

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.12 Fierce storms strike Middle East
. Israel Dec.5  Egypt shark attack kills German May.12   Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor   92 passengers and 11 crew members were killed. An 8-year-old boy who is a Dutch citizen is the sole survivor of a deadly Afriqiyah Airways ... Feb.19 Minaret collapse kills 41. Morocco Jan.24 Ethiopian airliner crashes; 90 on board. Lebanon

year 2009 Top ^

Jun.30 Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane crash
. Comoros Jun.29 Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard. Comoros Mar.31  Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

year 2008 Top ^

Jun.10 28 dead as fire engulfs plane
. Sudan Feb.1 Third undersea Internet cable cut. United Arab Emirates Jan.20  Gaza City plunged into darkness

year 2007 Top ^

Sep.30  'Catastrophic' volcano eruption off Yemen Aug.22  Helicopter crash kills 14 U.S. soldiers Jun.7  Cyclone pounds Mideast oil region

year 2006 Top ^

May.6 UK troops attacked after copter crash
. Southern Iraq Apr.6  69 dead as ferry capsizes Mar.30  Ferry sinks carrying 150 people Feb.3  Hopes dim for ferry missing   Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea  Egypt: An aging passenger ferry loaded to near capacity with dozens of vehicles sank. 100 survivors had been rescued Jan.12   Hajj stampede kills at least 345   Mecca: People have been killed during a symbolic stoning ritual at the annual pilgrimage near Mecca Jan.5 76 dead in Mecca hotel collapse

year 2005 Top ^

Aug.31   1,000 dead in stampede  Baghdad: 323 others injured on a bridge after a massive Shiite religious commemoration erupted into panic Jul.31  VP Garang 'dies in crash' Apr.21  6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash Jan.26 31 Marines killed in chopper crash
. Western Iraq

year 2004 Top ^

Oct.17   Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur  The WHO: Up to 70,000 refugees have died since March 1 due to various causes, including diseases and malnutrition Oct.4  Many drown as migrant ship sinks Feb.23  Quake kills 600 Feb.1  Hajj stampede: 244 pilgrims dead Jan.2  Airliner crashes into Red Sea

year 2003 Top ^

May.21 More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake
. Algeria Mar.6  Plane crashes, killing 102

year 2002 Top ^

Oct.6  French tanker explodes May.28  Libya offers $2.7bn to Lockerbie families

year 2001 Top ^

Nov.21  4 children die in explosion Nov.10  Hundreds dead in floods
before year 2000
Nov. 12, 1996     Charkhi Dadri mid-air collision
Map of Charkhi Dadri India  India: The aircraft involved were a Saudi Arabian Airlines Boeing 747-100B to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, and a Kazakhstan Airlines Ilyushin Il-76 Jul. 2, 1990     Stampede by pilgrims inside pedestrian tunnel
Map of Mecca Saudi Arabia  Mecca: A tunnel leading out towards Mina led to the deaths of 1,426 pilgrims, many of them Malaysian, Indonesian and Pakistani of origin Aug. 19, 1980 Saudia Flight 163 disaster Map of Riyadh Air Base Saudi Arabia  Saudi Arabia: The flight caught fire after takeoff from Riyadh International Airport (now the Riyadh Air Base) on a flight to Jeddah


Fire breaks out at skyscraper in United Arab Emirates Fire sweeps through Dubai skyscraper   A huge fire has broken out in a high-rise hotel in central Dubai close to the world's tallest skyscraper, the Burj Khalifa 31 Marines killed in chopper crash. Western Iraq More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake. Algeria 22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSF. Libya   European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants' Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya




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2016
Jun. 23  Kuwait central prison fire caused by short circuit kills 1
May.24  Russian attack helicopters destroyed in Syria
Mar.28
Jan.1  Dubai seeks cause of massive hotel fire at New Year
2015
Dec.31
Dec.23  At least 25 killed, 107 injured in fire at Saudi Arabia hospital
Feb.20  Fire rips through Dubai skyscraper
2012
May.28  Shopping mall fire in Doha, kills 19




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2005
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2004
Feb.23  Quake kills 600
2003
May.21




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2015
Apr.10  Bus crash: Children among 33 dead in collision
2013
Aug.10  16 Moroccan royal guards die in bus crash
2012
Nov.17  Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children




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2013
Oct.25  Syria: Polio epidemic fears grow
Aug.24  MSF-backed hospitals treated Syria 'chemical victims'




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2016
Wed.
Jun. 30  Migrants die as dinghy sinks off Libya
May.29
  Libya: Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says
May.27  Italy navy: 135 saved, 45 bodies retrieved from migrant boat May.26  Migrant crisis: Many feared dead in shipwreck off Libya 2015 Aug.27 Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds Aug.26  Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat Aug.22 Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Aug.15  More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat Aug.5  Hopes fade for migrants after boat capsizes in Mediterranean Jul.23  35-40 people drown in Mediterranean migrant crossing May.3  Nearly 3,700 migrants were rescued off Libya Apr.16 Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard. Libya Apr.14   Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya Map of Mediterranean sea Libya  About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued 144 Feb.15  Italians rescue 2,000 migrants Feb.9  29 migrants traveling from Africa to Italy die of hypothermia 2014 Dec.7  African migrant boat capsizes off Yemen, 70 dead 2011 Jul.5  Red Sea boat sinking 'kills 197' Jan.3  80 African migrants feared drowned 2010 Dec.5  Egypt shark attack kills German 2009 Mar.31  Hundreds feared drowned off Libya 2006 Apr.6  69 dead as ferry capsizes Mar.30  Ferry sinks carrying 150 people Feb.3 Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea  Egypt: An aging passenger ferry loaded to near capacity with dozens of vehicles sank. 100 survivors had been rescued 2004 Oct.4  Many drown as migrant ship sinks 2002 Oct.6  French tanker explodes



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2008 Feb.1 Third undersea Internet cable cut
. United Arab Emirates Jan.20  Gaza City plunged into darkness



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2007 Sep.30  'Catastrophic' volcano eruption off Yemen



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2010 Dec.12 Fierce storms strike Middle East
. Israel 2007 Jun.7  Cyclone pounds Mideast oil region



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2001 Nov.10  Hundreds dead in floods



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2015 Oct.1  Hajj stampede: Iran death toll rises to 464 Sep.29  Hajj stampede: Saudi officials clarify toll Sep.26  Saudi mufti says stampede deaths 'beyond human control' Sep.24   2,411 people died in Hajj stampede Map of Mina Saudi Arabia  Mecca: Saudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered a safety review for the Hajj pilgrimage after at least 717 people died in a stampede near the holy city of Mecca 2006 Jan.12 Hajj stampede kills at least 345   Mecca: People have been killed during a symbolic stoning ritual at the annual pilgrimage near Mecca 2005 Aug.31 1,000 dead in stampede  Baghdad: 323 others injured on a bridge after a massive Shiite religious commemoration erupted into panic 2004 Feb.1  Hajj stampede: 244 pilgrims dead 1990 Jul. 2, 1990   Stampede by pilgrims inside pedestrian tunnel Map of Mecca Saudi Arabia  Mecca: A tunnel leading out towards Mina led to the deaths of 1,426 pilgrims, many of them Malaysian, Indonesian and Pakistani of origin



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2016 Jul. 5  EgyptAir crash: Recorder shows pilots 'battled fire' Jul. 3  EgyptAir crash: Flight MS804 bodies are recovered Jun. 27  EgyptAir crash: Flight data recorder repaired Jun.16 EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found   The cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month has been found in the Mediterranean, Egyptian investigators say Jun.15 EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean
Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt
  Wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean last month has been found, Egyptian investigators say
Jun.1 EgyptAir crash: Black box signals heard by search teams May.23  EgyptAir: Crashed flight MS804 'did not swerve' May.22  EgyptAir: Submarine searches for missing flight data recorders May.21  EgyptAir audio indicated no apparent issues hours before losing contact May.21 EgyptAir: Images released of debris found in plane search. Cairo May.20 EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin before crash  There were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir passenger plane before it crashed in the Mediterranean on Thursday, reports say May.20 EgyptAir crash: Debris found from flight MS804   Debris from the missing EgyptAir flight has been found floating in the Mediterranean, 290km (180 miles) from Alexandria, Egyptian officials ... May.19 EgyptAir flight: Search intensifies for missing plane    Greece: A massive search is continuing for a second day for an EgyptAir plane that disappeared over the Mediterranean May.19 EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Greek island    Greece: Wreckage of Airbus A320 flight MS804 has been found south of the Greek island of Karpathos, Egyptian aviation officials say May.18 EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar' Map of Cairo
  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing
Mar.18 All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in crash in south Russia Map of Rostov-on-Don Russia
  Passenger jet FlyDubai Boeing 738 has crashed in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don with at least 55 passengers and six crew on board, officials say
2015 Nov.8  Russia says 11,000 tourists brought back from Egypt Nov.3  Sinai crash: Russia plane flight recorders to be examined Nov.2  IS claims 'propaganda', says Egypt president Nov.2 Sinai plane crash: 'External influence' caused crash. Russia Nov.1  Sinai plane crash: Victims flown back to Russia Nov.1 Sinai plane crash: Russian airliner 'broke up in mid-air' Oct.31  Sinai plane crash: Egypt dismisses IS claim Oct.31  Sinai plane crash: 'No SOS call' before disaster Oct.31   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268 Map of Hasna Egypt
  Sinai: Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Petersburg.    Wreckage was found in the Hasana area and bodies removed, along with the 'black box'. The bodies ...
2014 Jul.24 Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali Map of Gossi Mali  An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in Mali Feb.21 11 killed as Libyan military plane crashes in Tunisia Feb.11 Algeria plane crash 'kills scores' 2013 Feb.26 Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt 2012 Sep.20  Syrian helicopter 'clipped plane' 2011 Jul.26  Plane crash kills 78 in Morocco 2010 May.12 Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor   92 passengers and 11 crew members were killed. An 8-year-old boy who is a Dutch citizen is the sole survivor of a deadly Afriqiyah Airways ... Jan.24 Ethiopian airliner crashes; 90 on board. Lebanon 2009 Jun.30 Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane crash. Comoros Jun.29 Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard. Comoros 2008 Jun.10 28 dead as fire engulfs plane. Sudan 2007 Aug.22  Helicopter crash kills 14 U.S. soldiers 2006 May.6 UK troops attacked after copter crash. Southern Iraq 2005 Jul.31  VP Garang 'dies in crash' Apr.21  6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash 2004 Jan.2  Airliner crashes into Red Sea 2003 Mar.6  Plane crashes, killing 102 2002 May.28  Libya offers $2.7bn to Lockerbie families 1996 Nov. 12, 1996   Charkhi Dadri mid-air collision Map of Charkhi Dadri India  India: The aircraft involved were a Saudi Arabian Airlines Boeing 747-100B to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, and a Kazakhstan Airlines Ilyushin Il-76 1980 Aug. 19, 1980 Saudia Flight 163 disaster Map of Riyadh Air Base Saudi Arabia  Saudi Arabia: The flight caught fire after takeoff from Riyadh International Airport (now the Riyadh Air Base) on a flight to Jeddah



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2015 Sep.11  Saudi inquiry into Grand Mosque disaster Sep.11 Mecca crane collapse: 107 dead in Saudi Arabia
2010 Feb.19 Minaret collapse kills 41. Morocco 2006 Jan.5 76 dead in Mecca hotel collapse



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2011 Sep.5 Somalia famine 'may kill 750,000'
Aug.3  Somalia's famine reaches into Mogadishu Jul.19 UN to declare famine in Somalia



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2004 Oct.17 Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur  The WHO: Up to 70,000 refugees have died since March 1 due to various causes, including diseases and malnutrition



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2013 Nov.17  27 killed when train crashes into cars near Cairo Jan.14  Cairo military train derailment 'kills 17'



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2015 Nov.24 Turkey Russia jet: Marine killed in pilot rescue bid
. Northern Syria 2012 Mar.1  Red Cross to enter Homs district 2006 Feb.3  Hopes dim for ferry missing



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2014 Dec.11  At least 50 dead after drinking from contaminated well



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2016 Jun.21  Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town 2014 Jan.1  Palestinian diplomat dies in blast 2011 Mar.28  Ammo factory blast kills at least 121 2001 Nov.21  4 children die in explosion