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Time Disasters Aviation Disasters Sea Disaster Fire War & Army
2015
Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 ...
Aviation Disasters
2015 2015
Aviation Disasters
Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 ...
Fire
2015 2015
Fire
War & Army
2015 2015
War & Army
2014
Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane c...
Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden
Container ship towed away from Canadian coast
70 international experts search Ukraine MH17...
MH17 remains 'still at crash site'
Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukrain...
Police: 38 dead in protest-linked Odessa f...
Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane c...
70 international experts search Ukraine MH17...
MH17 remains 'still at crash site'
Pro-Russian rebels hand over black boxes, re...
Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukrain...
Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden
Container ship towed away from Canadian coast
Antarctic ships escape from ice trap
Police: 38 dead in protest-linked Odessa f...
Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden
Pro-Russian rebels hand over black boxes, re...
Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukrain...
U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Ai...
2013
Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
50 dead, including 3 firefighters, after s...
'Dozens dead' in Russian plane crash
Meteor injures hundreds in Russia
'Dozens dead' in Russian plane crash
Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
Dozens die in Russia hospital fire
War & Army
2013 2013
War & Army
2012
Dozens killed in Russia flooding
Deep freeze puts strain on Ukrainian EMS
Russian plane crashes kills 32
Sea Disaster
2012 2012
Sea Disaster
Fire
2012 2012
Fire
War & Army
2012 2012
War & Army
2011
Airliner with ice hockey team in fatal cra...
Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard
Northwestern Russia jet crash kills dozens
Airliner with ice hockey team in fatal cra...
Northwestern Russia jet crash kills dozens
Nuclear submarine in dock fire
Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard
Nuclear submarine in dock fire
Nuclear submarine in dock fire
2010
Muscovites struggle to breathe
Russian fires prompt state of emergency
Wildfires:25 dead, thousands homeless
Polish president died in plane crash
Polish president died in plane crash
Sea Disaster
2010 2010
Sea Disaster
Muscovites struggle to breathe
Russian fires prompt state of emergency
Wildfires:25 dead, thousands homeless
War & Army
2010 2010
War & Army
2009
152 killed in nightclub blast and fire
62 still missing after blast at plant
Russian and US satellites collide
Aviation Disasters
2009 2009
Aviation Disasters
Sea Disaster
2009 2009
Sea Disaster
152 killed in nightclub blast and fire
War & Army
2009 2009
War & Army
2008
Tourist bus crash kills 24
Twenty die on Russian submarine
No survivors in jetliner crash
No survivors in jetliner crash
Plane crash kills 70 people
Twenty die on Russian submarine
Fire
2008 2008
Fire
Twenty die on Russian submarine
2007
63 killed after coal mine blast
Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing
63 elderly die in home fire
Aviation Disasters
2007 2007
Aviation Disasters
Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing
63 elderly die in home fire
War & Army
2007 2007
War & Army
2006
Hospital fire killed 45 women
Russia airliner with 170 aboard crashes
122 dead in airline crash
Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board
64 dead in roof collapse
Russia airliner with 170 aboard crashes
122 dead in airline crash
Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board
Sea Disaster
2006 2006
Sea Disaster
Hospital fire killed 45 women
War & Army
2006 2006
War & Army
2005
Trapped sub surfaces, crew safe
Aviation Disasters
2005 2005
Aviation Disasters
Trapped sub surfaces, crew safe
Fire
2005 2005
Fire
War & Army
2005 2005
War & Army
2004
Two passenger jets crash
Roof collapse kills 26
Two passenger jets crash
Sea Disaster
2004 2004
Sea Disaster
Fire
2004 2004
Fire
War & Army
2004 2004
War & Army
2002
83 die in worst airshow crash
71 dead in midair collision
83 die in worst airshow crash
71 dead in midair collision
Sea Disaster
2002 2002
Sea Disaster
Fire
2002 2002
Fire
War & Army
2002 2002
War & Army
2000
Kursk submarine went down
Aviation Disasters
2000 2000
Aviation Disasters
Kursk submarine went down
Fire
2000 2000
Fire
Kursk submarine went down

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  Kursk submarine went down Map of Barents Sea Arctic   Arctic: All 118 crew members on board the nuclear submarine perished when the Kursk exploded and sank 71 dead in midair collision. West Germany 83 die in worst airshow crash. Western Ukraine Two passenger jets crash  Russia: 2 planes have crashed in nearly simultaneous incidents, with as many as 94 people feared killed   Trapped sub surfaces, crew safe   Russian Far East: A mini-submarine that had been trapped at the bottom of the ocean surfaced, and all 7 crew members are alive 64 dead in roof collapse. Moscow   Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board   Sochi: An Armenian plane disappeared from radar near the Black Sea resort of Sochi. debris had been found off the coast 122 dead in airline crash. Siberia Russia airliner with 170 aboard crashes   Donbass: The pilot reported a fire on board and heavy turbulence. A jet crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing all on board 63 elderly die in home fire. Russia Mine explosion kills more than 100. Siberia Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing   Russia: At least 2 sailors died and 23 were missing when 5 ships sank in storms in the Black Sea and the Azov Sea 63 killed after coal mine blast. Donbass No survivors in jetliner crash. Ural Russian and US satellites collide. Siberia 62 still missing after blast at plant. Siberia 152 killed in nightclub blast and fire   Ural: An explosion at a nightclub killed at least 101 people and injured at least 140 others. The preliminary theory was use of pyrotechnical devi... Polish president died in plane crash Map of Smolensk Russia


year 2000 Top ^

Aug.12


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 Plane crash kills 143
 Jet explodes over Black Sea


year 2002 Top ^

 Russian cosmodrome roof collapses
 Avalanche: 100 feared dead
 Gas killed all 115 hostages in raid
 Ukrainian plane crash kills 46


year 2003 Top ^

 Nuclear submarine sinks
 Rescuers Free 33 Trapped Coal Miners


year 2004 Top ^

 Roof collapse kills 26
 Dramatic rescue of North Pole 12
 58 dead in apartment blast


year 2005 Top ^

 'Gas poisoning' kills PM
 Rescuers lifting disabled sub
 Russia marks Kursk five years on
 Plane crash along Caspian shore kills 23


year 2006 Top ^

 Freeze kills at least 40
 Energy crisis as Georgia freezes
 Bird flu kills five
 
 
 Hospital fire killed 45 women


year 2007 Top ^

 Seven dead in plane crash
 
 Russian oil tanker breaks in two


year 2008 Top ^

 Plane crash kills 70 people
 Twenty die on Russian submarine
 Tourist bus crash kills 24
 27 dead after apartment blast


year 2009 Top ^

 Privatisation 'raised death rate'
 Gas blast causes fire
 Train derails, 26 died
 18 still missing after train derailment
 Five held as investigators probe club fire
 Russia to mourn club fire victims
 Death toll rises in nightclub inferno
 80 dead in European winter weather


year 2010 Top ^

  Russia: Tupolev 154, carrying Lech Kaczynski, has crashed near a Russian airport. 87 people were killed; there were no survivors
 Kaczynski, his wife Maria and several senior government figures were in Russia to mark the 70th anniversary of the Katyn massacre. They included the army chief of staff Gen Franciszek Gagor, central bank governor Slawomir Skrzypek and deputy Foreign Minister Andrzej Kremer. There were a total of 132 people on the plane
 Mine blasts kill 11, trap dozens more  52 dead in coal mine blasts  Medvedev orders army to fight wildfires Wildfires:25 dead, thousands homeless. Russia Russian fires prompt state of emergency
  Moscow: Authorities have imposed a state of emergency around about 500 towns and villages because of wildfires burning across the west of the country
 700 fires are burning, covering about 450 square miles. Most of the fires were started accidentally by people burning garbage, dropping cigarettes, or failing to extinguish campfires or barbecues properly
Muscovites struggle to breathe
. Moscow  Moscow 'hiding heatstroke cases'  Russia ban on grain export begins  Satellite images show scope of wildfires  2 die as Russian plane skids off runway  Russia satellites orbit failure

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 Russian band in plane fire drama  Russia grounds all Tu-154Bs after fire  Children's home fire kills 10 Northwestern Russia jet crash kills dozens
Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard   Volga Region: A cruise ship carrying 182 people sank in Russia's Volga River, leaving at least one person dead and large numbers missing  Cargo rocket crashes in Siberia   Airliner with ice hockey team in fatal crash   Russia: An airliner carrying members of a major league ice hockey team has crashed shortly after taking off killing 43 people  Russia oil rig capsizes under tow  Nuclear submarine in dock fire

year 2012 Top ^

 Cold weather kills 100 in Ukraine Deep freeze puts strain on Ukrainian EMS
. Ukraine Russian plane crashes kills 32. Siberia Dozens killed in Russia flooding. North Caucasus  Plane crashes into road outside Moscow

year 2013 Top ^

 Deaths reported in Ukraine plane crash  Clean-up team to meteorite-hit Urals   Meteor injures hundreds in Russia
Map of Chelyabinsk Russia
  Ural: A meteor crashing in Russia's Ural mountains has injured at least 950 people, as the shockwave blew out windows and rocked buildings.    A fireball streaked through the clear morning sky, followed by loud bangs. The meteor fell, suffered cuts and bruises but at least 46 remai...
 Injured Russians leave hospital after meteorite explosion   Dozens die in Russia hospital fire  Moscow: At least 36 people have been killed in a fire at psychiatric hospital in Ramenskiy village in the Moscow region, officials say  Russia's Far East rocked by powerful earthquake  Deadly fire sweeps through psychiatric institution  6 tourists killed in ferry accident in Thailand   'Dozens dead' in Russian plane crash
Map of Kazan Russia  A passenger Boeing 737 has crashed at an airport in the Russian city of Kazan, killing at least 50 people, officials say   50 dead, including 3 firefighters, after supermarket roof collapse Map of Riga Latvia
  Latvia: A criminal investigation has begun after the roof of a supermarket in the Latvian capital Riga collapsed, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis has said.    A Maxima supermarket located in Zolitude, (20 Priedanes street) collapsed at 17:41 local time. 39 more were injured. An unknown ...
 Latvia supermarket collapse 'murder'   Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
Map of Dumont D%27Urville Antarctica  The polar expedition ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, with 74 people aboard, got trapped in ice and is waiting for other ships for ice-breaking

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January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Antarctic ships escape from ice trap
. Antarctica

May 2014 ... more > Top ^
  Police: 38 dead in protest-linked Odessa fire
Map of Trade Unions building Odessa Ukraine  Ukraine: A building fire broke out during a clash between pro-Russia demonstrators and supporters of the central government  Train derailment and crash kill passengers

July 2014 ... more > Top ^
 Report: 20 killed in Moscow train derailment U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane
. Washington  Malaysia PM: Deep shock over Ukraine plane crash   Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine near Russia border Map of Grabovo Donetsk Ukraine
  Donbass: A Malaysian airliner reportedly with 295 people on board has crashed near the Russian border, on a flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.    Malaysia Airlines lost contact with Flight MH17. All 295 passengers and crew are believed dead as a nairliner crashes in the east Ukraine conflict zone, amid claims of a missil...
 Ukraine rebels 'halt MH17 observers' Monitors find confusion, hostility at Malaysia Airlines crash site. Donbass  Ukraine accuses rebels of looting crash site  'Drunken separatists' interfering at MH17 crash site  MH17 air crash: Bodies put on train Pro-Russian rebels hand over black boxes, release victims' remains. Donbass  Train with bodies leaves Ukraine station MH17 dead to be flown to Netherlands. Eastern Ukraine MH17 remains 'still at crash site'. Donbass  MH17 bodies out of rebel area  MH17 crash: Ukraine rebel leader denies having Buk missile  Ukraine: Landmines stop MH17 access

August 2014 ... more > Top ^
70 international experts search Ukraine MH17 crash site
. Donbass

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden   The Russian defence ministry has denied reports that one of its submarines got into trouble in the waters off Sweden Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash
Map of Vnukovo Airport Russia  The CEO of French oil giant Total SA Christophe de Margerie was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine at Vnukovo Airport  Snow plow driver, 4 others held over Moscow plane crash

November 2014 ... more > Top ^
MH17 flight investigators remove crucial debris
. Donbass All Malaysia flight wreckage recovered in Ukraine. Donbass

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January 2015 ... more > Top ^
 Fire devastates major Russian library

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
 33 bodies recovered from eastern Ukraine mine disaster

April 2015 ... more > Top ^
  Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead
Map of Sea of Okhotsk Russia  Russian Far East: Sixty-three people have been rescued, many suffering from hypothermia. The Dalniy Vostok freezer had 132 people on board when it sank

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
Rogue Russian spacecraft burns up in Earth's atmosphere
. Oceania   Russian rocket carrying satellite burns up over Siberia  A Russian rocket carrying a Mexican satellite has malfunctioned and burnt up over Siberia soon after launch on Saturday, Russia's space agency... Lithuanian plane with 2 on board missing over Baltic Sea


63 elderly die in home fire. Russia Wildfires:25 dead, thousands homeless. Russia Russian fires prompt state of emergency




Post Soviet, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2006
Dec.8  Hospital fire killed 45 women
2007
Mar.19
2009
Dec.5  Five held as investigators probe club fire
Dec.5  Russia to mourn club fire victims
Dec.6  Death toll rises in nightclub inferno
2010
Jul.30  Medvedev orders army to fight wildfires
Jul.31
Aug.2
  Moscow: Authorities have imposed a state of emergency around about 500 towns and villages because of wildfires burning across the west of the country
 700 fires are burning, covering about 450 square miles. Most of the fires were started accidentally by people burning garbage, dropping cigarettes, or failing to extinguish campfires or barbecues properly
Aug.14  Satellite images show scope of wildfires 2011 Feb.20  Children's home fire kills 10 Dec.29  Nuclear submarine in dock fire 2013 Apr.25 Dozens die in Russia hospital fire  Moscow: At least 36 people have been killed in a fire at psychiatric hospital in Ramenskiy village in the Moscow region, officials say Sep.13  Deadly fire sweeps through psychiatric institution 2014 May.2   Police: 38 dead in protest-linked Odessa fire
Map of Trade Unions building Odessa Ukraine  Ukraine: A building fire broke out during a clash between pro-Russia demonstrators and supporters of the central government 2015 Jan.31  Fire devastates major Russian library



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2013 May.24  Russia's Far East rocked by powerful earthquake



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2008 Dec.16  Tourist bus crash kills 24



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2002 Oct.27  Gas killed all 115 hostages in raid 2006 Mar.21  Bird flu kills five 2010 Aug.12  Moscow 'hiding heatstroke cases'



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2000 Aug.12   Kursk submarine went down
Map of Barents Sea Arctic   Arctic: All 118 crew members on board the nuclear submarine perished when the Kursk exploded and sank 2003 Aug.29  Nuclear submarine sinks 2005 Aug.12  Russia marks Kursk five years on 2007 Nov.11 Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing   Russia: At least 2 sailors died and 23 were missing when 5 ships sank in storms in the Black Sea and the Azov Sea Nov.11  Russian oil tanker breaks in two 2008 Nov.8  Twenty die on Russian submarine 2011 Jul.10 Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard   Volga Region: A cruise ship carrying 182 people sank in Russia's Volga River, leaving at least one person dead and large numbers missing Dec.17  Russia oil rig capsizes under tow 2013 Nov.3  6 tourists killed in ferry accident in Thailand Dec.25 Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
Map of Dumont D%27Urville Antarctica  The polar expedition ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, with 74 people aboard, got trapped in ice and is waiting for other ships for ice-breaking 2014 Jan.7 Antarctic ships escape from ice trap. Antarctica Oct.17 Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas Oct.19 Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden   The Russian defence ministry has denied reports that one of its submarines got into trouble in the waters off Sweden 2015 Apr.1 Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead Map of Sea of Okhotsk Russia  Russian Far East: Sixty-three people have been rescued, many suffering from hypothermia. The Dalniy Vostok freezer had 132 people on board when it sank



Post Soviet, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.26  Energy crisis as Georgia freezes



Post Soviet, Disasters Mine Accident Timeline ... See World Mine Accident timeline Top ^
2007 Mar.19 Mine explosion kills more than 100
. Siberia Nov.18 63 killed after coal mine blast. Donbass 2010 May.8  Mine blasts kill 11, trap dozens more May.11  52 dead in coal mine blasts 2015 Mar.4  33 bodies recovered from eastern Ukraine mine disaster



Post Soviet, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.20  Freeze kills at least 40 2009 Dec.21  80 dead in European winter weather 2010 Aug.14  Russia ban on grain export begins 2012 Feb.3  Cold weather kills 100 in Ukraine Feb.9 Deep freeze puts strain on Ukrainian EMS
. Ukraine



Post Soviet, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2012 Jul.7 Dozens killed in Russia flooding
. North Caucasus



Post Soviet, Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2001 Jul.3  Plane crash kills 143 Oct.4  Jet explodes over Black Sea 2002 Jul.1 71 dead in midair collision
. West Germany Jul.27 83 die in worst airshow crash. Western Ukraine Dec.23  Ukrainian plane crash kills 46 2004 Aug.24 Two passenger jets crash  Russia: 2 planes have crashed in nearly simultaneous incidents, with as many as 94 people feared killed 2005 Dec.23  Plane crash along Caspian shore kills 23 2006 May.2   Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board   Sochi: An Armenian plane disappeared from radar near the Black Sea resort of Sochi. debris had been found off the coast Jul.9 122 dead in airline crash. Siberia Aug.22 Russia airliner with 170 aboard crashes   Donbass: The pilot reported a fire on board and heavy turbulence. A jet crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing all on board 2007 Mar.17  Seven dead in plane crash 2008 Aug.24  Plane crash kills 70 people Sep.13 No survivors in jetliner crash. Ural 2010 Apr.10 Polish president died in plane crash Map of Smolensk Russia
  Russia: Tupolev 154, carrying Lech Kaczynski, has crashed near a Russian airport. 87 people were killed; there were no survivors
 Kaczynski, his wife Maria and several senior government figures were in Russia to mark the 70th anniversary of the Katyn massacre. They included the army chief of staff Gen Franciszek Gagor, central bank governor Slawomir Skrzypek and deputy Foreign Minister Andrzej Kremer. There were a total of 132 people on the plane
Dec.4  2 die as Russian plane skids off runway 2011 Jan.1  Russian band in plane fire drama Jan.2  Russia grounds all Tu-154Bs after fire Jun.20 Northwestern Russia jet crash kills dozens Sep.7   Airliner with ice hockey team in fatal crash   Russia: An airliner carrying members of a major league ice hockey team has crashed shortly after taking off killing 43 people 2012 Apr.1 Russian plane crashes kills 32. Siberia Dec.29  Plane crashes into road outside Moscow 2013 Feb.13  Deaths reported in Ukraine plane crash Nov.17 'Dozens dead' in Russian plane crash Map of Kazan Russia  A passenger Boeing 737 has crashed at an airport in the Russian city of Kazan, killing at least 50 people, officials say 2014 Jul.17 U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane. Washington Jul.17  Malaysia PM: Deep shock over Ukraine plane crash Jul.17   Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine near Russia border Map of Grabovo Donetsk Ukraine
  Donbass: A Malaysian airliner reportedly with 295 people on board has crashed near the Russian border, on a flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.    Malaysia Airlines lost contact with Flight MH17. All 295 passengers and crew are believed dead as a nairliner crashes in the east Ukraine conflict zone, amid claims of a missil...
Jul.18  Ukraine rebels 'halt MH17 observers' Jul.18 Monitors find confusion, hostility at Malaysia Airlines crash site. Donbass Jul.19  Ukraine accuses rebels of looting crash site Jul.20  'Drunken separatists' interfering at MH17 crash site Jul.20  MH17 air crash: Bodies put on train Jul.21 Pro-Russian rebels hand over black boxes, release victims' remains. Donbass Jul.21  Train with bodies leaves Ukraine station Jul.22 MH17 dead to be flown to Netherlands. Eastern Ukraine Jul.22 MH17 remains 'still at crash site'. Donbass Jul.22  MH17 bodies out of rebel area Jul.23  MH17 crash: Ukraine rebel leader denies having Buk missile Jul.30  Ukraine: Landmines stop MH17 access Aug.1 70 international experts search Ukraine MH17 crash site. Donbass Oct.20 Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash Map of Vnukovo Airport Russia  The CEO of French oil giant Total SA Christophe de Margerie was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine at Vnukovo Airport Oct.23  Snow plow driver, 4 others held over Moscow plane crash Nov.16 MH17 flight investigators remove crucial debris. Donbass Nov.23 All Malaysia flight wreckage recovered in Ukraine. Donbass 2015 May. 17 Lithuanian plane with 2 on board missing over Baltic Sea



Post Soviet, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2010 Aug.6 Muscovites struggle to breathe
. Moscow



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2005 Feb.2  'Gas poisoning' kills PM



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2002 May.12  Russian cosmodrome roof collapses 2004 Feb.14  Roof collapse kills 26 2006 Feb.23 64 dead in roof collapse
. Moscow 2013 Nov.21 50 dead, including 3 firefighters, after supermarket roof collapse Map of Riga Latvia
  Latvia: A criminal investigation has begun after the roof of a supermarket in the Latvian capital Riga collapsed, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis has said.    A Maxima supermarket located in Zolitude, (20 Priedanes street) collapsed at 17:41 local time. 39 more were injured. An unknown ...
Nov.23  Latvia supermarket collapse 'murder'



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2002 Sep.21  Avalanche: 100 feared dead



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2009 Nov.27  Train derails, 26 died Nov.29  18 still missing after train derailment 2014 May.20  Train derailment and crash kill passengers Jul.15  Report: 20 killed in Moscow train derailment



Post Soviet, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2003 Oct.25  Rescuers Free 33 Trapped Coal Miners 2004 Mar.6  Dramatic rescue of North Pole 12 2005 Aug.6   Trapped sub surfaces, crew safe   Russian Far East: A mini-submarine that had been trapped at the bottom of the ocean surfaced, and all 7 crew members are alive Aug.6  Rescuers lifting disabled sub 2013 Feb.15  Clean-up team to meteorite-hit Urals



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2009 Feb.11 Russian and US satellites collide
. Siberia 2010 Dec.5  Russia satellites orbit failure 2011 Aug.24  Cargo rocket crashes in Siberia 2013 Feb.15 Meteor injures hundreds in Russia Map of Chelyabinsk Russia
  Ural: A meteor crashing in Russia's Ural mountains has injured at least 950 people, as the shockwave blew out windows and rocked buildings.    A fireball streaked through the clear morning sky, followed by loud bangs. The meteor fell, suffered cuts and bruises but at least 46 remai...
Feb.22  Injured Russians leave hospital after meteorite explosion 2015 May. 7 Rogue Russian spacecraft burns up in Earth's atmosphere. Oceania May. 16 Russian rocket carrying satellite burns up over Siberia  A Russian rocket carrying a Mexican satellite has malfunctioned and burnt up over Siberia soon after launch on Saturday, Russia's space agency...



Post Soviet, Disasters Explosion Timeline ... See World Explosion timeline Top ^
2004 Mar.16  58 dead in apartment blast 2008 Dec.26  27 dead after apartment blast 2009 May.9  Gas blast causes fire Aug.18 62 still missing after blast at plant
. Siberia Dec.4 152 killed in nightclub blast and fire   Ural: An explosion at a nightclub killed at least 101 people and injured at least 140 others. The preliminary theory was use of pyrotechnical devi...