Ukraine: Evacuations from Mariupol steel plant begin
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Ukraine: Evacuations from Mariupol steel plant begin
A fire resulted in gas explosions at the Prairies de la Mer campsite in Grimaud, France, on Tuesday, May 24, with over 2,500 campers moved to safety, according to local news reports.One person and two children were “slightly” poisoned, officials said, with the fire destroying 18 mobile homes and damaging four.According to France Bleu Grimaud, the fire spread quickly because cylinders of gas stored in the dwellings exploded, causing the fire to jump from one mobile home to the next.According to a machine translation, local media said about 2,500 campers at the site were brought to safety, first evacuated to the beach before being directed to other bungalows in a secure area of the campsite. Fourteen people were evacuated from the campsite, and 30 will have to be relocated. Five cars were also destroyed by the flames.This video taken by Aure Ly shows smoke billowing from the area. Credit: Auré Ly via Storyful
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DOLLOW, Somalia (Reuters) -Hacked-off thorn branches encircle two mounds of earth heaped over the tiny bodies of Halima Hassan Abdullahi's twin granddaughters. "She is malnourished and her two babies died of hunger," Abdullahi said at the Kaxareey camp which sprang up in January and now houses 13,000 people. With global focus on Ukraine, aid agencies and the United Nations are desperate to attract attention to a calamity they say is shaping up to be comparable to Somalia's 2011 famine.
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Footage recorded in the aftermath of the May 24 massacre at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, shows a damaged pickup truck in a ditch close to the school.Authorities say the shooting was carried out by 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, and left 19 children and 2 adults dead. Ramos first shot his grandmother before driving to the school, where he “crashed outside,” the San Antonio Express-News reported, citing officials.This footage, taken from two clips shared on Instagram by Hugo Cervantes, shows a pickup truck in a sunken area near the school. Credit: Hugo Cervantes via Storyful
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