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Medium 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Politics Brazil
Supreme Court blocks suspension of Senate president #BREAKING Brazil Supreme Court blocks suspension of Senate president: official — AFP news agency (@AFP) December 7, 2016 UPDATE: Brazil's Supreme Court majority overturns injunction ordering removal of Senate President Calheiros — Reuters World (@ReutersWorld) [...] Read more
Low 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Epidemic China
WHO | Human infections with avian influenza A(H5N6) virus The National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China has notified WHO of two laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H5N6) virus. Details of the cases On 21 November 2016, [...] Read more
Low 7 Dec 2016 Incident Published Corruption Puerto Rico
Mayor of Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Arrested for Public Corruption Today, Victor M. Ortiz-Díaz a.k.a. “Manolito,” mayor of the municipality of Gurabo, Puerto Rico, was arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents on charges of extortion and soliciting a bribe, announced [...] Read more
Medium 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Irregular migration European Union
European Border and Coast Guard Agency launches rapid intervention pool Starting today, Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, will be able to deploy as many as 1 500 border guards at short notice to assist member states in emergency situations [...] Read more
Medium 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Natural disaster Travel warning Thailand
Widespread flooding in the south There is currently widespread flooding in southern Thailand, including in Koh Samui, Krabi, Trang, and Koh Phangan, and other areas frequented by tourists. If you’re travelling in these areas you should monitor [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Information Published Diplomacy Travel warning Uzbekistan
Visa-Free Travel For 27 Countries from April 1, 2017 On December 6, newly elected President Shavkat Mirziyaev signed a decree for a visa-free travel for citizens from 27 countries. Citizens of Australia, Austria, Britain, Germany, Spain, Italy, Canada, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Terrorism / Insurgency Kazakhstan
Eight people on trial for terrorism in Qaraghandy On December 6, the chief prosecutor in the central Kazakh city of Qaraghandy requested 10 to 14 years in prison for eight members of an Islamic extremist group whose trial started on [...] Read more
Medium 8 Dec 2016 Information Published Social trouble Travel warning Albania
OSAC | Planned Demonstrations in Tirana on December 8 U.S. Embassy Tirana informs U.S. citizens to expect a series of protests against the Albanian Government, planned for December 8, 2016, beginning at 11:00am  throughout the city of Tirana at various locations, [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Aviation security Bolivia
CEO of airlines involved in LaMia airlines crash detained for questioning On December 6, Gustavo Vargas, a retired Bolivian air force general, was detained in Santa Cruz along with a mechanic and a secretary who worked for him at LaMia airlines, with Bolivian prosecutors saying [...] Read more
Medium 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime Mexico
Police officer killed in armed ambush in Orizaba On December 6, a police patrol unit was ambushed by armed individuals near the Veracruzana university, in the city of Orizaba, Veracruz state. 1 officer was killed and another seriously injured in [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime United States
2 injured in Miami Gardens shooting On December 6, 2 men suffered non-fatal gunshot wounds along the 16900 block of Northwest 34th Avenue, Miami Gardens. The incident occurred at 8:15pm and is currently under investigation. [...] Read more
Medium 7 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime United States
2 police officers shot and injured near Georgia Southwestern University, campus on Lockdown BREAKING: 2 GA police officers seriously wounded in shooting at apt complex in Americus; nearby Georgia Southwestern University on lockdown. — Fox News (@FoxNews) December 7, 2016 No students have been harmed in shooting. [...] Read more
Medium 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Crime Economy Transport Mexico
Rising security costs for businesses in Mexico On December 7, the Mexican National Council for Private Security, which represents 73 security companies, claimed businesses will likely have to increase their security spending by 40% in 2017, primarily because of [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Social trouble Chile
Students occupy Arcis University, Santiago, after announcement of possible closure On December 6, a group of students formed barricades and set tires alight at the Arcis University campus in downtown Santiago. The students were protesting against the government's announcement that it was considering [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime Argentina
Businessman shot dead after robbery attempt in Merlo On December 6, the owner of a metalworking factory was shot dead in Merlo, Buenos Aires province, after at least 5 individuals attempted to steal his vehicle. The incident occurred when the [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Water Workplace disaster Colombia
Opening of dam causes flooding in Santander department On December 5, the opening of the Hidrosogamoso dam, owned by energy company Isagen, caused the flooding of several homes in the Department of Santander and resulted in heavy agricultural losses. 20 families [...] Read more
High 6 Dec 2016 Information Published Natural disaster Water Peru
17 regions in state of emergency over drought On December 6, the minister for Agriculture and irrigation, Jose Hernandez, claimed that the on-going state of emergency over drought had been extended to 17 regions. These include Puno, Apurimac, Cajamarca, Cusco, [...] Read more
High 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Natural disaster Colombia
Red alert issued over flooding warning in several municipalities of Santander department As of December 7, the town of Betulia and 10 municipalities in the department of Santander are on red alert for flooding, because of the possible overflow of 8 rivers. The municipalities [...] Read more
Medium 5 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime Mexico
9 murdered in wave of violence in Mazatlan On December 5, 9 people were shot dead in 4 separate attacks in the city of Mazatlan, Sinaloa state. The incidents occurred in the neighbourhoods of Francisco Villa, Loco Velarde, Valles del [...] Read more
Medium 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime Mexico
3 police officers killed in Tabasco state On December 6, 3 police officers were shot dead after being captured by armed suspects in the municipality of Teapa, Tabasco state. The victims were not on duty when they were targeted. [...] Read more
Low 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Social trouble Nigeria
Protestors gather outside House of Assembly in Osun On December 7, several retirees embarked on a protest march along Gbongan/Osogbo Road to the House of Assembly as part of a demonstration against the government's failure to pay 10-months worth of [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Strike Transport Chile
Several metro stations to be affected by trade union strike in Santiago At 6:00am on December 7, employees of the Santiago subway will begin a strike that will limit operations at the Universidad de Chile and Los Dominicos stations. The action is also likely [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Crime Mexico
3 injured in armed robberies across Mexico City On December 6, 3 individuals were wounded in 3 separate armed robberies across Mexico City. 2 of victims were robbed after withdrawing money from ATMs on Río Cuauhtémoc avenue and Revolucion avenue respectively. [...] Read more
Low 6 Dec 2016 Incident Published Workplace disaster Chile
3 injured in fire at nightclub in downtown Santiago On December 6, 3 individuals were mildly injured when a fire began at the Kmasu Premiere nightclub, downtown Santiago, at 10:30 pm. At the time, the venue was closed and local authorities were quickly [...] Read more
Medium 7 Dec 2016 Information Published Terrorism / Insurgency Democratic Republic of Congo
20 suspects connected to Luhanga attacks arrested in North Kivu On December 7, UN-backed Radio Okapi reported that approximately 20 suspects allegedly connected to the attacks in Luhanga of North Kivu that left 30 dead have been arrested by the Upper Military [...] Read more

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