Mass protests in Kazakhstan: airport seized, state of emergency declared, government resigned

Kazakhstan was gripped by massive protests over the rise in prices for liquefied gas. A state of emergency has been declared in the country, the government has been dismissed, according to the BBC. Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev called the protesters conspirators who are "financially motivated." He promised to act as tough as possible against the protesters who ...

Floods, power outages and disruption: violent storm hits Hawaii

The storm hits Hawaii with wild winds, torrential rain; thousands of people were left without electricity, according to USA Today. An unusually powerful storm hit the Hawaiian Islands on December 7, leaving thousands of people without electricity and flooding streets throughout the archipelago. Due to the dangerous weather, tourists ...

In one of the US states, an emergency was declared due to forest fires: hundreds of people are being evacuated

On Tuesday March 30, South Dakota Gov. Christie Noem declared a state of emergency over fires that forced hundreds of people to evacuate and shut down Mount Rushmore. Writes about this CNN. The state of emergency will last until June 1 due to "severe drought and dangerous fires," it says ...

In California, an emergency was declared due to fires: the cause of one of them was a party with pyrotechnics

California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency in five counties on Sunday, Aug. 6, as numerous wildfires continue to rage across the state, resulting in both record high temperatures and record burned areas. Writes about this ...

Georgia declares state of emergency after sharp increase in violence amid protests

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has declared a state of emergency and has deployed up to 1000 National Guard troops in response to violent protests in Atlanta. The Voice of America writes about this. Republican Kemp said he signed the decree after “weeks of skyrocketing ...

Trump has introduced a nationwide emergency regime due to coronavirus in the United States

US President Donald Trump has introduced a nationwide emergency regime to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The American leader made the corresponding announcement on Friday, March 13, at a press conference specially convened at the White House, TASS reports. “I am officially declaring a nationwide emergency today. This ...

'Everything will work out': Trump has signed into law $ 8,3 billion to fight against coronavirus

A state of emergency in connection with the outbreak of coronavirus has been declared by the authorities of five states, including the bordering capital, Washington, Maryland, according to Voice of America. On Friday, March 6, US President Donald Trump signed legislation providing for an emergency allocation of $ 8,3 billion to fight ...

Several US states declare a state of emergency due to coronavirus: what does it mean

California is the last state so far to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus, a move triggered by a sharp rise in cases in Los Angeles County, including one confirmed death. Writes about this Yahoo! State Governor Gavin Newsom said at a press conference that this is ...

Growth contagion: California declared a state of emergency due to coronavirus

A state of emergency has been declared in California due to the coronavirus due to concerns about possible infection of passengers on the Grand Princess cruise ship who have already gone ashore. Writes about it Los Angeles Times. California Governor Gavin Newsom has declared a state of emergency due to a new ...

Trump declared a state of emergency in the United States: what is happening

US President Donald Trump has declared a state of emergency in the country to protect computer networks from "foreign adversaries." He signed an executive order that effectively prohibits American companies from using foreign telecommunications, which are believed to pose a threat to national security, writes The Observer. On the subject: How to live in America for a minimum ...

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