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After the crisis at the Fukushima plant (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) sparked by an earthquake and a tsunami on 11 March, Japan will conduct stress tests in its 54 reactors. (more…)

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A state emergency has been declared in 25 towns in Brazil in order to deal with one of the Amazon regions’s worst droughts in decades. (photo, from aljazeera.net) (more…)

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Imposed on Tuesday, after riots that have hit the capital Ulan Bator (photo, from bbc.co.uk), the state of emergency has been lifted by the Mongolian government.

In protests, over alleged fraud in a general election vote last Sunday, five people died and hundreds were hurt. (more…)

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In a bid to save the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, that has fallen into disrepair, the Italian government has declared a « state of emergency ».

A special commissioner will be appointed by the ministers, in order to oversee the site, and have earmarked extra funding for it. (more…)

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We must do something !

The video speaks for itself, so pay attention and talk about it with your friends. People are dying in Darfur and we can’t just stand there doing nothing.

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