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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran
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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

A maritime safety group warned earlier today of an unspecific threat in the Gulf Oman urging extreme caution amid US- ... Read More

Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings
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Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

Three explosions have reportedly rocked a city on Sri Lanka’s eastern seaboard as the police and the army carry out ... Read More

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray
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Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This is ... Read More

Shangri La Hotel Colombo Veteran Chef killed with 160 people in 6 terror attacks in Sri Lanka
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Shangri La Hotel Colombo Veteran Chef killed with 160 people in 6 terror attacks in Sri Lanka

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Shangri La Colombo Veteran chef Shantha Mayadunne and her daughter are among 138 or more dead this morning at 6 ... Read More

Terror Attack on Shangri La, Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Sri Lanka
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Terror Attack on Shangri La, Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Sri Lanka

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

The Shangri La Hotel Colombo, the Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Kochchikade and Negombo were targeted by terrorists today ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

Al-Qaeda terrorists attack hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, fatalities reported
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Al-Qaeda terrorists attack hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, fatalities reported

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

A hotel and office complex in an upscale area of the Kenyan capital Nairobi were hit by two explosions earlier ... Read More

Hawaii Island has a new tourist hotspot in the making
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Hawaii Island has a new tourist hotspot in the making

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 11, 2019

Hawaii Island, also known as the Big Island of Hawaii welcomes a new tourism hotspot in the making. It'a new ... Read More

Bombs exploded at popular tourist beach in Thailand: No casualties
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Bombs exploded at popular tourist beach in Thailand: No casualties

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

Samila Beach in Thailand is a popular tourist beach. Last night two bombs rocked the popular Samila Beach, causing damage ... Read More

Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?
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Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 14, 2018

The U.S. President Donald Trump should be advised promptly that despite an alarming report about  U.S. helicopter safety issues, the ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

100th commemoration of the SMS Cormoran at sea now online
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100th commemoration of the SMS Cormoran at sea now online

editor editor- July 5, 2017

On April 7, 2017, Guam commemorated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the German vessel SMS Cormoran II, the ... Read More

Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea
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Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

Guam has celebrated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II, a historic ship where the first ... Read More

Panic paralyzes Ukrainian city after four explosions injure 27
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Panic paralyzes Ukrainian city after four explosions injure 27

editor editor- April 28, 2012

Four explosions that rocked an eastern Ukrainian city on Friday have prompted a terror probe, the Ukrainian News agency reported. Read More

Two explosions rock Philippine tourist island
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Two explosions rock Philippine tourist island

editor editor- April 6, 2012

MANILA — Philippine police reports that three people were injured in hotel and bus depot blasts on Philippine tourist island ... Read More

Mombasa blasts well away from tourist hot spots
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Mombasa blasts well away from tourist hot spots

editor editor- April 1, 2012

(eTN) - A regular source from the Kenyan coast, met only a few days ago at the e-Tourism Conference in ... Read More

Israeli tourist resort of Eilat rocked by series of explosions
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Israeli tourist resort of Eilat rocked by series of explosions

editor editor- August 3, 2010

A series of explosions were heard in the southern Israeli city of Eilat. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said today that ... Read More

Two bombs explode on Spain’s South coast
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Two bombs explode on Spain’s South coast

editor editor- August 18, 2008

MADRID - Two bombs exploded Sunday on the south coast of Spain, and police located a third, in the latest ... Read More

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