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Disasters: week in review

Week 48-2018: November 26 - December 02
Natural disasters:

2018-0440    Earthquake; Alaska, United States

Technological disasters:

2018-0432    Explosion in a chemical factory; Zhangjiakou, China (P Rep)

Week 47-2018: November 19 - November 25
Natural disasters:

2018-0426    Earthquake; Kermanshah province, Iran (Islam Rep)
2018-0427    Floods; Salaheddine and Ninive provinces, Irak
2018-0442    Floods; Paraguay
2018-0443    Snow and sand storm; Mongolia

Technological disasters:

2018-0428    Shipwreck; near Mutima, Uganda

Week 46-2018: November 12 - November 18
Natural disasters:

2018-0431    Cyclone Gaja; India
2018-0439    Floods; Argentina

Technological disasters:

2018-0413    Shipwreck with migrants; near Izmir, Turkey

Week 45-2018: November 05 - November 11
Natural disasters:

2018-0409    Wildfire; North California, United States
2018-0414    Floods; Jordan
2018-0415    Landslide; Niteroi, Brazil

Technological disasters:

2018-0410    Collision between two buses;Rusape, Zimbabwe
2018-0411    Collision between two buses; near Aleg, Mauritania
2018-0412    Fire in a school dormitory; Rakai, Uganda
2018-0416    Train accident; Samba, Congo (Dem P Rep)

Week 44-2018: October 29 - November 04
Technological disasters:

2018-0398    Helicopter crash; Farah province, Afghanistan
2018-0401    Plane crash; Indonesia

Week 43-2018: October 22 - October 28
Natural disasters:

2018-0403    Floods; Jordan
2018-0404    Earthquake; Zante Isl., Greece
2018-0406    Hurricane Willa; Mexico
2018-0407    Floods and storms; Krasnodar Krai, Russia

Technological disasters:

2018-0402    Collision between a bus and a truck; Amhara state, Ethiopia
2018-0405    Ship accident; Benue state, Nigeria

Week 42-2018: October 15 - October 21
Natural disasters:

2018-0375    Floods; South of France
2018-0382    Floods; Norway
2018-0390    Floods; Qatar
2018-0394    Cyclone Luban; Yemen
2018-0395    Floods; Trinidad and Tobago

Technological disasters:

2018-0389    Train accident; Yilan county, Taiwan
2018-0391    Train accident; Amritsar, Pendjab, India
2018-0392    Road accident, Limpopo, South Africa
2018-0393    Shipwreck on Kasai river, Congo (Dem Rep)

Week 41-2018: October 08 - October 14
Technological disasters:

2018-0362    Bus accident; Between Nairobi and Kakamega, Kenya
2018-0376    Road accident mith migrants; Turkey

Week 40-2018: October 01 - October 07
Natural disasters:

2018-0360    Earthquake; Haïti

Technological disasters:

2018-0355    Military truck accident; Freetown, Sierra Leone
2018-0356    Shipwreck with migrants; near Nador, Morocco
2018-0358    Collision and explosion of a gaz truck; Mbuba, Congo (Dem Rep)
2018-0359    Road accident; Schoharie, New York state, United States

Week 38-2018: September 17 - September 23
Natural disasters:

2018-0364    Flash Floods; Cap Bon Peninsula, Tunisia
2018-0366    Tornadoes; Canada
2018-0367    Flash floods; Peru
2018-0368    Floods; Northern regions, Ghana

Technological disasters:

2018-0340    Collision between a truck and a bus; Between Kashan and Natanz, Iran (Islam Rep)
2018-0357    Shipwreck; Tanzania, (Uni Rep)

Week 37-2018: September 10 - September 16
Natural disasters:

2018-0341    Typhoon Mangkhut; Phlippines, China and Hong Kong
2018-0343    Hurricane Florence; United States

Technological disasters:

2018-0336    Explosion of gas tanker, Nasarawa, Nigeria
2018-0337    A truck falls into a river; Mali
2018-0338    Bus accident; Telangana, India
2018-0344    Shipwreck; Sulawesi province, Indonesia

Week 36-2018: September 03 - September 09
Natural disasters:

2018-0326    Typhoon Jeby; Japan
2018-0328    Landslide; Isara district, Ethiopia
2018-0329    Floods; Hwanghae province, Korea (Dem P Rep)
2018-0330    Earthquake; Hokkaido, Japan
2018-0331    Floods; United States

Technological disasters:

2018-0327    Collision between two trains; Munhino, Angola
2018-0332    Plane crsah; Yirol, Sudan
2018-0333    Bus accident; Java Isl., Indonesia
2018-0334    Road accident; Mbeya, Tanzania (Uni Rep)
2018-0335    Road accident; Kandahar province, Afghanistan

Week 35-2018: August 27 - September 02
Natural disasters:

2018-0314    Floods; Bago region, Myanmar
2018-0351    Floods; Joela, South Korea

Technological disasters:

2018-0325    Helicopter crash, Dehdadi district, Afghanistan

Week 34-2018: August 20 - August 26
Natural disasters:

2018-0306    Earthquake; Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago
2018-0308    Flash Floods; Calabria, Italy
2018-0309    Typhoon Soulik; Korea (Dem P Rep)
2018-0310    Earthquake; near Javanroud, Iran (Islam Rep)
2018-0313    Tropical storm; Taiwan
2018-0350    Flash floods; Kunar province, Afghanistan

Technological disasters:

2018-0307    Truck accident; Kibulungu, (Kasaï), Congo (Dem Rep)
2018-0311    Bus accident; near Svogué, Bulgaria
2018-0312    Fire in a hotel; Harbin, China (P Rep)

Week 33-2018: August 13 - August 19
Technological disasters:

2018-0296    Collapse of a bridge of an highway, Genova, Italy
2018-0297    Bus accident; near Quito, Ecuador
2018-0300    Shipwreck with scholars; Bouhayra, Sudan
2018-0303    Fire of houses; Bucavu, Congo (Dem P Rep)
2018-0304    Coal mine explosion; Sinjidi, Pakistan

Week 32-2018: August 06 - August 12
Natural disasters:

2018-0295    Floods; Kerala state, India
2018-0299    Wildfire,British Columbia, Canada
2018-0301    Flood; Turkey

Technological disasters:

2018-0260    Road accident; Foggia, Italy
2018-0291    Collapse of a plateform; Vigo, Spain
2018-0293    Road accident; Cuenca-Molleturo road, Ecuador
2018-0294    A bus falls into a ravin; Ancash region, Peru

Week 31-2018: July 30 - August 05
Natural disasters:

2018-0255    Floods; Myanmar
2018-0256    Heat wave and drought; Korea (Dem P Rep)
2018-0257    Earthquake; Lombok Isl., Indonesia
2018-0258    Wildfires; California, United States
2018-0259    Wildfires; Algarve, Portugal
2018-0265    Wildfires; Latvia

Technological disasters:

2018-0261    Plane Crash; Grisons, Switzerland
2018-0262    Collision between a truck and a bus; near Kohat, Pakistan
2018-0263    Helicopter crash; Siberia, Russia
2018-0264    Boat accident; Gandi distric, Nigeria

Week 30-2018: July 23 - July 29
Natural disasters:

2018-0223    Wildfires; Athene surrounding, Greece
2018-0234    Floods and landslides; Limbé, Cameroon
2018-0235    Heat wave; Northern Europe
2018-0239    Heat wave; Mexico
2018-0254    Earthquake; West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

Technological disasters:

2018-0222    Collapse of a dam in construction; Attapeu province, Laos
2018-0230    Road accident; Kwango province, Congo (Dem P Rep)

Week 29-2018: July 16 - July 22
Technological disasters:

2018-0228    Road accident; near Ecatepec, Mexico
2018-0229    Shipwreck; Table Rock lake (Missouri), United States
2018-0230    Collision between a bus and a truck; Jitomir region, Ukraine
2018-0233    A bus falls into a ravin; Uttarkhand, India
2018-0237    Shipwreck, Congo River; Congo (Dem P Rep)

Week 28-2018: July 09 - July 15
Natural disasters:

2018-0189    Mudslides; Panjshir, Afghanistan
2018-0218    Floods; Dominican Republic
2018-0240    Landslide in a jade mine; Lone Khin, Myanmar
2018-0242    Mudslides; Panjshir valley, Afghanistan
2018-0252    Floods; Gansu province; China

Technological disasters:

2018-0192    Collision between a truck and a bus; Sanandaj, Iran (Islam Rep)
2018-0241    Explosion in a chemical factory; Yibin (Sichuan province)

Week 27-2018: July 02 - July 08
Natural disasters:

2018-0190    Floods and landslides; Okayama and Hiroshima Japan
2018-0195    Heat wave; Quebec, Canada
2018-0198    Floods; China
2018-0205    Floods; India
2018-0219    Floods; Nepal

Technological disasters:

2018-0193    Shipwreck; Isa district, Nigeria

Week 26-2018: June 25 - July 01
Natural disasters:

2018-0191    Storm; Guinea-Buissau
2018-0196    Wilfires; United States
2018-0204    Floods and landslides; Lai Chau, Vietnam
2018-0221    Floods; Sudan

Technological disasters:

2018-0187    Fire in an open market; Nairobi, Kenya
2018-0188    Shipwreck with migrants; Lybia

Week 18-2018: April 30 - May 06
Natural disasters:

2018-0140    Thunderstorms; Bangladesh
2018-0146    Eruption of Kilauea volcano; Hawai, United States
2018-0149    Storms; India
2018-0153    Flash floods; Ankara, Turkey

Technological disasters:

2018-0152    Coal mine explosion; Marwaarh, Pakistan
2018-0155    Collapse of a buidlng; Sao Paulo, Brazil

Week 17-2018: April 23 - April 29
Natural disasters:

2018-0128    Floods; Israel
2018-0135    Floods; Rwanda
2018-0139    Thunderstorms; China

Technological disasters:

2018-0141    Explosion and fire of a illegal oil well; Aceh, Indonesia
2018-0142    Road accident; Uttar Pradesh, India

Week 16-2018: April 16 - April 22
Natural disasters:

2018-0125    Floods: Tanzania (United Rep)
2018-0134    Floods; Ethiopia

Technological disasters:

2018-0126    Boats accident; Guilin, China (P Rep)
2018-0127    A bus falls from a bridge; Nord Hwanghae, Korea (Dem Rep)

Week 15-2018: April 09 - April 15
Natural disasters:

2018-0125    Floods; Tanzania (Uni REp)
2018-0129    Tornadoes, United States
2018-0130    Floods; Hawai, United States
2018-0131    Floods and thunderstorms; Colombia
2018-0132    Floods; Kenya
2018-0133    Floods; Somalia
2018-0136    Winter storm; China
2018-0137    Thunderstorms; Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, India

Technological disasters:

2018-0106    Military plane crash; Boufarik, Algeria
2018-0107    A bus falls into a river; Narok, Kenya
2018-0108    Truck accident; Khandala, India
2018-0109    Bus accident; Nurpur, India

Week 14-2018: April 02 - April 08
Natural disasters:

2018-0101    Cyclone Josie; Fidji

Technological disasters:

2018-0105    Road accident; Makomero, Tanzania
2018-0110    Bus accident; Saskatchewan province, Canada

Week 13-2018: March 26 - April 01
Natural disasters:

2018-0113    Floods; Altai Krai region, Russia
2018-0121    Floods and landslides; Indonesia
2018-0122    Thunderstorms; Guizhou Province, China

Technological disasters:

2018-0098    Bus accident with migrants; Igdir, Turkey
2018-0099    Bus accident; Tak province, Thailand
2018-0100    Collapse of a roof; Sindh province, Pakistan
2018-0102    Collision between two buses; Kuwait

Week 12-2018: March 19 - March 25
Natural disasters:

2018-0097    Floods; Belarus
2018-0103    Floods; Mashonaland Central province, Botswana
2018-0104    Floods; Rubavu district, Rwanda
2018-9102    Drought; Uruguay

Technological disasters:

2018-0091    Road accident, Maputo, Mozambique
2018-0092    Fire in a shopping mall; Kemerovo, Siberia, Russia
2018-0093    Road accident; Mkuranga district, Tanzania (Uni Rep)
2018-0094    Bus accident; Manabi province, Ecuador
2018-0095    Fire in Carina Plaza building; Ho-Chi-Minh, Vietnam
2018-0096    Bus accident; Issan province, Thailand

Week 11-2018: March 12 - March 18
Natural disasters:

2018-0086    Tropical storm Eliakim; Madagascar
2018-0087    Floods; Kosinj region, Croatia
2018-0090    Landslides; Bujumbura-Rural, Burundi

Technological disasters:

2018-0083    Plane crash by landing; near Kathmandu, Nepal
2018-0088    Shipwreck with migrants; Greece
2018-0089    Plane crash; Plaridel, Philippines

Week 10-2018: March 05 - March 11
Natural disasters:

2018-0082    Floods; Shkoder region, Albania

Technological disasters:

2018-0078    Truck accident; Bhavnagar district (Gujarat), India
2018-0080    Shipwreck with migrants; Lybia
2018-0081    Bus accident; Guinea-Bissau
2018-0083    Plane crash by landing; near Kathmandu, Nepal
2018-0084    Private plane crash; Chahar Mahall - Bakhtiari province, Iran (Islam Rep)

Week 9-2018: February 26 - March 04
Natural disasters:

2018-0055    Earthquake; Papua New Guinea
2018-0076    Cholera outbreak; Kyangwali refugee camp, Hoima district, Uganda
2018-9075    Drought; Argentina

Technological disasters:

2018-0071    Collision between two trains; Al-Bahaira, Egypt
2018-0072    Shipwreck of two boats; Mai-Ndombe province, Congo (Dem Rep)
2018-0079    Fire in a rehabilitation centre; Bakou, Azerbaijian

Week 8-2018: February 19 - February 25
Natural disasters:

2018-0035    Mount Sinabung eruption: Sumatra Isl., Indonesia
2018-0039    Landslides; Maputo, Mozambique
2018-0056    Landslides; Brebes district, Indonesia
2018-0061    Cold wave; Europe
2018-0073    Extreme winter conditions; Mongolia

Technological disasters:

2018-0054    Bus accident; Near Ocona, Peru

Week 6-2018: February 05 - February 11
Natural disasters:

2018-0059    Earthquake; Hualien, Taiwan
2018-0062    Floods; Bolivia

Technological disasters:

2018-0057    Plane crash; Ramenski district, Russia
2018-0058    Bus accident; Hong Kong

Week 5-2018: January 29 - February 04
Natural disasters:

2018-0038    Floods; Salta province, Argentina
2018-0053    Snowstorms and cold wave; China
2018-0063    Floods; Malaysia
2018-0064    Floods; Malawi

Technological disasters:

2018-0060    Shipwreck with migrants; Lybia
2018-0070    Fire in a residency for elderly; Sapporo, Japan

Week 4-2018: January 22 - January 28
Natural disasters:

2018-0031    Earthquake; Java, Indonesia
2018-0037    Floods; France

Technological disasters:

2018-0026    Fire in an hospital; Miryang, Korea (Rep)
2018-0027    Road accident; Sfid, Algeria
2018-0028    Missing boat; Russia

Week 3-2018: January 15 - January 21
Natural disasters:

2018-0025    Storm Friederike; Belgium, Netherlands and Germany
2018-0029    Tropical storm Berguitta; Mauritius
2018-0030    Cold wave; Morocco

Technological disasters:

2018-0013    Helicopter crash; Colombia
2018-0015    Bus accident; Aktobe region, Kazakhstan
2018-0019    Collapse of a bridge in construction; Near Guayabetal, Colombia
2018-0023    Fire in a plastic factory; New Delhi, India
2018-0024    Bus accident; near Eskisehir, Turkey

Week 2-2018: January 08 - January 14
Natural disasters:

2018-0010    Mudslide; California, United States
2018-0011    Earthquake; Arequipa region, Peru
2018-0014    Volcano Mayon; Bicol region, Philippines
2018-0016    Mount Agung eruption, Indonesia
2018-0017    Volcanic eruption; Kadovar islands, Papua New Guinea

Technological disasters:

2018-0009    Road accident; Near Grao Mogol (Minas Gerais state), Brazil
2018-0020    Shipwreck with migrants; Curacao
2018-0021    Shipwreck with migrants; Libya
2018-0022    Collision between two trains; near Johannesburg, South Africa

Week 1-2018: January 01 - January 07
Technological disasters:

2018-0001    Road accident; Peru
2018-0003    Rail accident; Near K