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· April, 2013

Stories about Disaster from April, 2013

China Earthquake Donation Protected by Spell

Red Cross’ China Scandal – This Time About Sex

Chernobyl: “The Most Horrifying Phone Talk of the Century”

Live Updates on Bangladesh Factory Tragedy

Saudi-American View on Boston Bombings

Hong Kong Boycotts Donations for Sichuan Earthquake

HK Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s call for donations to China’s quake-hit Sichuan province has been denied by legislature due to overwhelming opposition by Hongkong citizens.

Hundreds Killed and Trapped in Bangladesh Garment Factory Collapse

Yet another factory disaster in Bangladesh, this time a nine story building collapsed killing more than 142 and injuring close to a thousand people. Many more are still trapped, and...

Social Media’s Role in the Sichuan Earthquake

China Says ‘No’ to Japan's Earthquake Aid Offer

The Chinese government has turned down Japan’s offer to help with relief efforts following an earthquake in China's southwest Sichuan province that left at least 193 people dead and more...

Car Explosion at the French Embassy in Libya

Bhutan's Alcohol Problem

Chinese Earthquake as Seen on Weibo

Netizens Tell Red Cross China to Get Lost

Indonesia: Relief Still Needed for Rokatenda Refugees

The impact of the Rokatenda volcanic eruption in Flores Island in East Nusa Tenggara in Indonesia is still felt by some 3,000 refugees from Sikka District. Rokatenda erupted last February...

The Boston Bombings Come Home to Russians

Initially a distant story of bombs and American blood, the Boston Marathon bombings came home to Russians today. The RuNet had been following the investigation into the attacks with great...

Saudis Condemn Boston Marathon Bombings

Muslims Mourn Boston Marathon Victims

Saudi Account of Boston Marathon Bombings

Children Back in Guinea Bissau After Senegal Fire

Chinese React to Boston Marathon Explosions

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