Yellow dust storm from China, Mongolia heading towards Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM The density of fine dust particles smaller than 10 micrometers in diameter, known as PM 10, will rise to «very bad» levels in Seoul and many other parts of South Korea, beginning Friday evening, due to the influx of yellow dust originating from deserts in northern China and Mongolia, a state forecasting agency said.
Girl trapped by avalanche in Russia’s Murmansk region dies - Investigative Committee MOSCOW. KAZINFORM A girl trapped in snow in an avalanche in the Murmansk region, Russia’s north-west, has died despite all efforts to save her life, a source from the press service of the criminal investigation division at the Russian Investigative Committee’s Murmansk region center told TASS.
Strong aftershocks jolt central Croatia as rescue efforts continue ZAGREB. KAZINFORM - Powerful aftershocks continued to rock central Croatia on Wednesday, a day after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake devastated towns and villages about 50 kilometers southeast of the capital Zagreb, killing seven and injuring dozens, Xinhua reports.