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Death toll rises to 222 after tsunami devastates Indonesia

Death toll rises to 222 after tsunami devastates Indonesia

Indonesian authorities report at least 222 dead, 'many more missing' after volcano erupts, causing massive tsunami waves.David Rosenberg, 23/12/2018 15:28
62 dead as tsunami hits Indonesia

62 dead as tsunami hits Indonesia

At least 62 dead, 20 missing after tsunami hits the coast around Indonesia's Sunda Strait following eruption of Krakatoa volcano.Ben Ariel, 23/12/2018 06:29
Indonesia: 2,045 killed, 5,000 missing

Indonesia: 2,045 killed, 5,000 missing

Indonesia ends search for disaster survivors, focuses efforts on helping those who have already been located.Guy Cohen, 11/10/2018 12:00
Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

Number of dead from earthquake and tsunami on Friday continues to rise, and more quakes continue to hit the region.Guy Cohen, 02/10/2018 11:18
408 killed in Indonesia tsunami

408 killed in Indonesia tsunami

Thousands of buildings collapse following earthquake in Indonesia, followed by six-meter tsunami that washed away bodies and sea vessels.Mordechai Sones, 30/09/2018 08:08
Tel Aviv hangs 'tsunami warning' signs

Tel Aviv hangs 'tsunami warning' signs

National Emergency Management Authority maps escape routes and flood zones, hangs signs to guide beachgoers to safety in case of a tsunami.Kobi Finkler, 02/11/2017 11:47
Dozens killed as a result of Mexico earthquake

Dozens killed as a result of Mexico earthquake

Mexican President Nieto announces school closures, authorities warn residents of coastal cities to evacuate due to tsunami warnings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2017 21:19
Mexico earthquake kills 15, including 2 children

Mexico earthquake kills 15, including 2 children

Earthquake measuring 8.2 brings tsunami warnings to Central and South America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2017 11:22
Russia can cause tsunami near US with ocean-buried nuclear bombs

Russia can cause tsunami near US with ocean-buried nuclear bombs

Former Russian military officer claims nuclear bombs buried in ocean near America can be detonated causing tsunamis on eastern seaboard.Yoel Domb, 02/05/2017 16:30
Tsunami waves hit Japan following earthquake

Tsunami waves hit Japan following earthquake

Several tsunami waves hit the northeastern coast of Japan, near the Fukushima nuclear plant, following 6.9 magnitude earthquake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2016 02:05
Watch: Israel prepares for tsunami

Watch: Israel prepares for tsunami

The last major tsunami in the Mediterranean Sea was over 800 years ago, but that doesn't mean Israelis shouldn't be prepared for one.Yoni Kempinski, 06/04/2016 04:13
Israel prepares for tsunamis

Israel prepares for tsunamis

Rescue teams simulated a tsunami wave hitting the beaches of Ashdod and Ashkelon as part of a national exercise.Shoshana Miskin, 04/04/2016 11:53
Israel unveils tsunami warning signs

Israel unveils tsunami warning signs

Defense Ministry begins placing 'Tsunami Hazard Zone' signs and emergency escape routes at Israeli beaches to prepare for the worst.Kobi Finkler, 23/03/2016 13:07
Chile Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Warning

Chile Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Warning

Earthquake measuring 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes the center of Chile. No injuries reported but wide tsunami alert issued.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2015 04:36
Tsunami Hits Japan After 7.1 Earthquake

Tsunami Hits Japan After 7.1 Earthquake

A tsunami hit Japan after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake was felt in the country. No damage or injury reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/10/2013 22:14
Nuclear Plant Shutdown II in Japan

Nuclear Plant Shutdown II in Japan

Japan is shutting down its nuclear reactors for the second year in a row for reasons connected to “safety standards.” Chana Ya'ar, 24/01/2013 17:02
Earthquake Shakes Alaskan Coast, Triggers Tsunami

Earthquake Shakes Alaskan Coast, Triggers Tsunami

A major 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska, triggering a potentially destructive local tsunami., 05/01/2013 19:26
Tsunami Warning Follows 7.7 Quake in W. Canada

Tsunami Warning Follows 7.7 Quake in W. Canada

A tsunami warning was issued to southern Alaska following a 7.7-magnitude earthquake that shook western Canada Saturday night.Chana Ya'ar, 28/10/2012 08:51
Second Tsunami Alert in Triggered in Indonesia

Second Tsunami Alert in Triggered in Indonesia

Three strong aftershocks have triggered a second tsunami warning for Indonesia after a massive earthquake struck the area.Chana Ya'ar, 11/04/2012 15:30
Giant Indonesia Quake Sparks Tsunami Warnings

Giant Indonesia Quake Sparks Tsunami Warnings

The US Geological Survey has posted tsunami warnings following a giant 8.9 Richter scale earthquake off the coast of Indonesia.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/04/2012 12:25
Philippines Death Toll Rises Beyond 650

Philippines Death Toll Rises Beyond 650

At least 650 people are dead, and some 800 others are still missing after Tropical Storm Washi struck the Philippines on Friday.Chana Ya'ar, 18/12/2011 18:42
Moderate Quake Strikes Fukushima

Moderate Quake Strikes Fukushima

A moderate earthquake has struck northeastern Japan's Fukushima prefecture, home to the Dai-ichi nuclear complex damaged in a March tsunami.Chana Yaár, 26/10/2011 12:55
Matsumoto's Pride and Fall

Matsumoto's Pride and Fall

The resignation of Ryu Matsumoto has further undermined the position of Japanese Prime Minister Naoto KanAryeh Ben Hayim, 05/07/2011 20:12
Japan: IDF Treats Baby

Japan: IDF Treats Baby

Baby Sanae, whose home was destroyed by tsunami, among the first treated at IDF clinic in Minami Sanriku.Gil Ronen, 30/03/2011 20:03
The Tsunami, the Flood and Purim

The Tsunami, the Flood and Purim

New videos of the Japanese tsunami conjure up images of the Biblical Flood. INN asked a US-born rabbi: Divine Message or a natural catastrophe? Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/03/2011 15:43
Israel: 2,500 Years, 13 Tsunamis

Israel: 2,500 Years, 13 Tsunamis

Haifa U earthquake and tsunami expert says three have hit Caesaria alone, including one 900 years ago.Hillel Fendel, 14/03/2011 10:12
Search & Rescue

Search & Rescue

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'Tsunami Likely in Israel'

'Tsunami Likely in Israel'

A researcher at the University of Haifa says there is a "likely chance" a tsunami could hit the shores of Israel - and that it has happened before.Hana Levi Julian, 26/10/2009 10:11
Video: Tsunami and Sukkot

Video: Tsunami and Sukkot

Bnei Akiva’s New Zealand emissary says the group has overcome fears that the Samoa Tsunami would wreck local sukkot. Video footage of wreckage. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 01/10/2009 11:37