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Chile earthquake triggers tsunami warning
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Chile earthquake triggers tsunami warning

A powerful 7.6-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of southern Chile, prompting a tsunami warning. The quake struck at 14:22 GMT on the island of Chiloe, about 40km (25 miles) south-west of Quellon, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. Its depth was about 34km. Chile’s national emergency office […]

Russian military plane disappears from radar
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Russian military plane disappears from radar

A Russian Defence Ministry carrying some 91 people disappeared from radars on Sunday after departing from the southern city of Sochi enroute to Syria’s Latakia province, authorities said. The Tu-154 aircraft carrying 83 passengers and eight crew members lost contact while flying over the Black Sea, an Emergency Ministry official […]