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Entebbe Day
World  (tags: Entebbe, middle-east, palestine, africa, rescue )

Alexa
- 504 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
1976: Israelis rescue Entebbe hostages Israeli commandos have rescued 100 hostages, mostly Israelis or Jews, held by pro-Palestinian hijackers at Entebbe airport in Uganda
Chinese Police Rescue 178 Children Stolen for Sale
World  (tags: Chinese, police, rescue, 178 children, stolen, for sale )

Agnes
- 1079 days ago - thetimes.co.uk
In a swoop co-ordinated across ten provinces, Chinese police have unleashed their most extensive operation on child trafficking, netting more than 600 arrests and stabbing deep into what are thought to be two of the country's most notorious gangs.
Global Rescue Teams Arrive to Lend Hand
World  (tags: Japan, earthquake, rescue, arrived, German, switzerland, China, U.S., help, emergency, New Zealand, Australia, Russia, Red Cross, confusion )

Naoko
- 1349 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Facing the chance that more than 10,000 people were dead in the wake of the deadly earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan, international rescue teams have been arriving to give assistance.
Brazil Floods: More Than 500 Dead
World  (tags: brazil, death, floods, humans, news, rains, Refugees&Relief, rescue, society )

Kit
- 1407 days ago - bbc.co.uk
More than 500 people are now known to have died in floods in south-eastern Brazil, the country's worst natural disaster for several decades. Heavy rain has led to massive mudslides hitting several towns, resulting in thousands being made homeless.
Two Indian Men Die While Saving Wives in Australia
World  (tags: Indian Men, wives, rescue, Australia )

Anna
- 1422 days ago - breakingnewsonline.net
In a tragic development, two Indians drowned while trying to save their wives from water in Penguin island of Perth in Australia. They were crossing a dangerous sandbar.
Firefighters Free Woman Trapped in Bathroom for 20 Days
World  (tags: French woman, Firefighters, rescue )

Anna
- 1459 days ago - edition.cnn.com
An elderly French woman locked in her bathroom for nearly three weeks is probably relieved to be free again.Firefighters in the northern French town of Epinay-sous-Senart on Friday released the 69-year-old woman, who'd been stuck in her windowless .......
Prince William 'Saves Man's Life' in Chopper Rescue
World  (tags: World, news, rescue, Prince William, Wales, UK, Britain, United Kingdom )

Robert
- 1459 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Britain's Prince William was involved in a military helicopter rescue mission to save a stricken man just 48 hours after announcing his engagement, defence officials confirmed Sunday.
First of 33 Miners Rescued in Chile
World  (tags: miners, rescue, Chile, world )

Anna
- 1500 days ago - edition.cnn.com
His return heralded by a siren's blare and the cries of a happy nation, the first of 33 Chilean miners emerged into a cool desert night early Wednesday after being trapped underground for 69 harrowing days.
Rescuing Girls From Sex Slavery
World  (tags: Nepal, Rescue, Girls, Sex Slavery, Children, Culture, HumanRights, Abuse, Sadness )

Alison
- 1665 days ago - cnn.com
Kathmandu,Nepal- Geeta was 9 when she began wearing makeup,staying up untill 2 a.m. and having sex with as many as 60 men a day."I used to be really sad and frustrated with what was happening in my life," She said.
Extra Troops Deployed Amid Chile Earthquake Unrest
World  (tags: Chile, earthquake, troops, death, curfew, rescue )

Sophie
- 1725 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Thousands of Chilean troops are heading to the country's devastated earthquake zone as reports emerge of desperate survivors turning to looting and arson.
Haiti Quake Death Toll Rises to 230,000
World  (tags: Death, Haiti, earthquake, Rescue )

Sophie
- 1745 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Haiti's government says around 230,000 people died in last month's earthquake, 18,000 more than its previous estimate.
The West's Role in Haiti's Plight
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, coup, coup d'etat, imperialism, UnitedNations, unitednations, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, disaster, earthquake, emergency, rescue, Cuba, socialism, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief )

Simon
- 1770 days ago - links.org.au
If we are serious about helping Haiti, we must stop trying to control & exploit them. Ever since the US invaded & occupied Haiti in 1915, every serious attempt by Haiti's people to end exploitation & poverty has been violently blocked by the USA & allies
Floods, Tears, Deaths
World  (tags: death, floods, disaster, Kenya, lost home, villages, refuge, rescue, relief, rain )

Naoko
- 1782 days ago - standardmedia.co.ke
kenya confronted its first disaster of the New Year as flash floods struck villages killing people, sweeping away their animals and destroying homes, schools and health centres. The sigh of relief that greeted the onset of the rains after the failure
Women Fight Harmful Cultural Practices
World  (tags: harmful practice, Malawi, child, culture, victim, Chitipa Women's Forum, rescue, humanrights )

Naoko
- 1783 days ago - ipsnews.net
The fourth of five children, 13-year-old Simpokolwe was one of the many victims of kupimbira - a cultural practice in which parents arrange marriage between young girls and older men to get money from dowry - without the knowledge of the girl.
Child Survives Plane Crash in Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, plane crash, child survives, rescue, news )

Teresa
- 1969 days ago - edition.cnn.com
A young child was recovered alive from a Yemeni jet crash in the Indian Ocean.
 

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