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Tag Archives: Siberia

Dam collapse kills at least 15 gold miners in Siberia

MOSCOW: At least 15 gold miners were killed on Saturday when a dam collapsed, flooding an artisanal mining encampment in a remote part of Siberia, officials said. Heavy rains had weakened the dam and water broke through, sweeping away several cabins where the artisan miners lived, about 160 km (100 ...

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Russian helicopter crash in northern Siberia kills 18

MOSCOW: 18 people were killed when a helicopter crashed on its way to an oil station in northern Siberia in the early hours of the morning. The Russian Transport Ministry said the Mi-8 helicopter carrying three crew members and 15 passengers crashed when it collided with machinery carried by another ...

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Russian Knife Attacker Stabs and Wounds at Least 7 in Siberia

MOSCOW: A man wielding a knife attacked and wounded seven people on the central street in the Siberian town of Surgut on Saturday, local news reports and Russian investigators said. The police later shot and killed the attacker, the Russian authorities said. The attack raised alarms about an expanding wave ...

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