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Search and Rescue of Submarine, Argentina

Friday, 17 November 2017


An Argentinian military submarine with 44 crew members onboard lost radio contact in November, launching a huge search-and-rescue operation off the coast of Patagonia.

Earthquake in South Korea

Wednesday, 15 November 2017


A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck the south-east coast of South Korea, 6 km north of Pohang City. Residents of the captial Seoul, over 300km away, could feel the tremors and have reported buildings shaking.

Earthquake in Iran

Monday, 13 November 2017


A 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck the Kermanshah Province of Iran at 18:18 UTC on 12 November.

Earthquake in Iraq

Sunday, 12 November 2017


A 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck the northern border of Iraq at 18:18 UTC on 12 November.

Typhoon Damrey in Vietnam

Monday, 06 November 2017


Typhoon Damrey battered Vietnam on 04 November. This devastating storm left 27 people dead and 22 missing.