Lightning strikes oil depot in Cuba

Lightning strikes oil depot in Cuba

Lightning struck a storage tank at an oil depot in northwestern Cuba, leading to an explosion that left 17 firefighters missing. The incident occurred on the night of August 5 (August 6, Hanoi time) when lightning struck one of eight …

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Israel strikes, rockets respond to rockets launched from Gaza

Israel strikes, rockets respond to rockets launched from Gaza

Reuters quoted Israeli authorities as saying that sirens had sounded in southern and central areas, while Israeli television broadcast images showing several rockets being shot down by air defenses. In Tel Aviv, Israel’s economic hub, witnesses said they could hear …

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Israel air strikes on Gaza Strip, at least 10 dead

Israel air strikes on Gaza Strip, at least 10 dead

Israel on August 5 launched an offensive campaign against Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip, killing at least 10 people. The Islamic Jihad movement said a senior leader of the group, Tayseer al-Jabari, was killed in the Israeli attack. Al-Jabaria …

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Ukraine accuses Russia of air strikes on southern port

Ukraine accuses Russia of air strikes on southern port

The mayor of Mykolaiv in southern Ukraine accused Russian forces of launching a missile attack on port infrastructure. “Huge explosions occurred in Mykolaiv. Everyone is asked to stay in shelters,” Mykolaiv Mayor Oleksandr Senkevich announced on Telegram on the morning …

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