Post by Shep on Apr 10, 2021 8:31:57 GMT
* WORLD NEWS *
China mine rescue
Apr 11, 2021 Crews race to free trapped workers in Xinjiang.
Rescue teams are trying to reach 21 people trapped in Fengyuan coal mine that flooded in China's Xinjiang. Flooding at the mine occurred during upgrading works.
The flooding hampered rescue efforts by cutting power underground and disrupting communication lines. Rescuers have been trying to pump water out of the flooded shaft while simultaneously pumping air into the mine.
St. Vincent volcano
Apr 11, 2021 Thousands fled St. Vincent volcano, and a rumor claimed they weren’t going anywhere without a Covid shot. 16,000 people living in the red zone near the volcano evacuated. CBS fakeNews Norah O’Donnell said only those vaccinated against Covid would be allowed to leave.
Neither Royal Caribbean nor Carnival Cruise Line mentioned anything about keeping unvaccinated passengers off their ships. St. Vincent had received its first shipment of vaccines 2 days before the eruption.
🌋 Saint Vincent volcano eruption sparks mass evacuation
Apr 10, 2021 An explosive volcano eruption blanketed the Caribbean island of St Vincent in ash and smoke and forced thousands of people out of their homes. The volcano spewed ash plumes 3.7 miles into the air prompting aircraft warnings. La Soufriere first started showing volcanic activity in December 2020 which picked up this week. April 8 PM Ralph Gonsalves urged 16,000 residents in red zones to evacuate. The #volcano had been dormant since 1979