Russian Information Network
Russian All News Top 10 News News Export Photo magazine All comments
 Russian News Russian News 
Politics
Society
Economics
Accidents
Nature & Health
Hi-Tech
Culture
Sport
Celebrities
World News
 


  Accidents 
19 of June, 12:51

In Portugal raging the terrible forest fire
In Portugal, forest fire, escaping beyond the perimeter, killed 61 people and wounded dozens of others. Officials describe the fire as "the greatest tragedy of recent years."

At least 54 people were injured Saturday, including 8 firefighters and a child. According to Paulo Santos, officer operations and emergency situations with the National office for assistance in Lisbon, four firefighters was in critical condition Sunday.

The government declared 3 days of mourning. The head of the judicial police of Portugal, told reporters that the fire started by natural causes. "We were able to determine that the fire was started by dry thunderstorms," said josц? Maria Almeida Rodrigues, according to Portuguese news Agency Lusa. According to officials, some victims were burned in their cars when they tried to escape.

The fire reached the community, Pedrogao Grande, forcing the residents to leave the area to avoid fire. Pedrogao Grande is located about 120 miles North of Lisbon. "A machine couldn't get out, and people died in their cars," said interior Ministry spokesman Jorge Gomez.

Authorities said that the death toll could increase as officials of the fire inspection will inspect the affected villages. More than 700 firefighters and other emergency services fighting fires. Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said that schools in the municipalities of Pedrogao, figueirцЁ and Castanheira will be closed "indefinitely", and exams will be postponed.

European countries come together to help Portugal. The European Commission stated that France and Spain have sent planes to help fight the flames.

sections: Accidents, World News

144034
eng
ON THIS THEME:
PERSONS ON THIS THEME:
Lee De Forest (De Forest Lee)
FIRE Vladimir Fedorovich
[View all comments] [Print]
  User Comments 
[Add comment]

There are no comments for this article yet. Be first to post a comment!
[Add comment]
  Headline 
The DPRK warned of a "merciless strike" on the US The DPRK warned of a "merciless strike" on the US

21 of August, 15:28

North Korea has warned that the upcoming military exercises the US and South Korea's "reckless behavior that causes the situation to an uncontrollable phase of nuclear war."

  Worth to read 

  Accidents 
Sort by: date rating
The subscriber requires the company MTS 30 billion rublesThe subscriber requires the company MTS 30 billion rublesCases of Coxsackie virus in Turkey has become moreCases of Coxsackie virus in Turkey has become more
The boy who went missing in the forest, was found alive and unharmedThe boy who went missing in the forest, was found alive and unharmedKeith, stuck in the mouth of the river in Khabarovsk, out in the seaKeith, stuck in the mouth of the river in Khabarovsk, out in the sea
Whale stranded in the river mouth, was injuredWhale stranded in the river mouth, was injuredAl Qaeda released a hostage after 6 years after kidnappingAl Qaeda released a hostage after 6 years after kidnapping
In Dubai caught fire at 86-storey tower "the Torch"In Dubai caught fire at 86-storey tower "the Torch"Neymar signed a 5-year contract with the club PSGNeymar signed a 5-year contract with the club PSG
Air France has expanded the no-fly zone over North KoreaAir France has expanded the no-fly zone over North KoreaOne of those arrested in Sydney on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack releasedOne of those arrested in Sydney on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack released
Trump signed the bill on new sanctions against RussiaTrump signed the bill on new sanctions against RussiaIn Portugal, the plane made an emergency landing on the beachIn Portugal, the plane made an emergency landing on the beach
In Abkhazia blew up an ammunition dump, killing Russians (video)In Abkhazia blew up an ammunition dump, killing Russians (video)In Afghanistan killed two American soldiersIn Afghanistan killed two American soldiers
Trump calls on North Korea to negotiateTrump calls on North Korea to negotiateThe attorney General of Venezuela took over the electionThe attorney General of Venezuela took over the election
The U.S. and Russia are moving towards a dangerous escalationThe U.S. and Russia are moving towards a dangerous escalationA California man pleaded guilty to the murder of his sonA California man pleaded guilty to the murder of his son
Was withdrawn 275 thousand "liquid" iPhoneWas withdrawn 275 thousand "liquid" iPhoneIn Jerusalem police arrested antique dealersIn Jerusalem police arrested antique dealers
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 >> 328
 Day headline Day headline 
Police have established the identity of the driver of the van, ran over people in Barcelona

21 of August, 13:15

Police have established the identity of the driver of the van, ran over people in Barcelona
 
 News of the week News of the Week 
  • Police have established the identity of the driver of the van, ran over people in Barcelona
  • Died American actor and comedian Jerry Lewis
  • A U.S. Navy ship collided with an oil tanker East of Singapore
  • In Hong Kong tens of thousands of people took to the streets
  • Limousine Yeltsin for sale
  • IPhone beats records of popularity
  • The first courts appeared in China
  • There is a new profession called hypoor
  • Rumors about the closing of the transfer
  • In new York there was a sculpture of trump

  •  Photos Photos 
    Life is a beach for topless stars
    Top 10 Richest Persons In The World Now
    Top 10 Richest Persons In The World Now
    Top 10 Expensive Cars in the World 2010
    Celebrities Who Date & Marry `Average Joes`
    Virtual Visiting Cards
    Tests
    Game Server


     News by regions News by regions 
    Far East region
    Volga region
    North-West region
    Siberian region
    Ural region
    Central region
    Southern region

     Subscribe Subscribe 
    Name  
    E-mail   
    Type HTML TEXT
    All sections
    Politics
    Society
    Economics
    Accidents
    Science & Technics
    Culture
    Sport
    In the World
    Top 10 today
     once per 3 hours
     once per 6 hours
     once per 12 hours
     once per 24 hours


     
     
     
    Politics Society Economics Accidents Nature & Health Hi-Tech Culture Sport Celebrities World News
      Copyright © RIN 2005-2006 * Feedback