At least three Chinese fishermen have reportedly been killed, after clashing with South Korean coastguard officials, while being boarded in South Korean waters. Advertisements
At least one firefighter has been killed, following an explosion at a drug lab, in the Bronx region of New York.
At least eight firefighters have reportedly died, following a ceiling collapse, whilst putting out a fire at a warehouse, in eastern Moscow.
At least four people have been injured, after a fire broke out at a petrochemical plant, in southern Iran.
At least 20 people have been killed, and a further 70 injured, following a large fire, at a packaging factory, in Bangladesh.
At least 36 people have been killed, after a passenger bus collided with a fuel tanker, causing a large fire, on a road in southern Afghanistan.
At least four people have been killed, and dozens injured, following a blast, caused by a fire, at a weapons storage, in the Iraqi capital, Baghad.
Protesters in Gabon have clashed with police, and set the parliamentary building on fire, during demonstrations against the result of the country’s presidential election.
At least 16 migrant workers, reportedly from Kyrgyzstan, have been killed, following a fire at a warehouse, in the Russian capital, Moscow.
At least three people have been killed, and a further two seriously hurt, in wildfires on the Portuguese island of Madeira.