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Irgiz, a bus catches fire: 52 dead
The accident occurred in the north-west of the country this morning. The victims are all of Uzbek nationality. Only five people managed to escape.
Vietnam, Central Highlands: Bus plunges off a bridge, 34 dead and 21 injured
The bus left Buon Ma Thuot yesterday evening and was bound for Ho Chi Minh City. For reasons still unclear it crashed into a river. Victims include the two drivers of the vehicle. Every day in the country an average of 33 people die in road accident. This year, a decrease of 30% over the first quarter of 2011.
Human organ trade officially banned in China
China’s authorities have been accused of allowing the use of organs harvested from prisoners and road accidents victims without their consent. Doctors involved will now lose their licence to practice; public officials will go to jail. For experts the problem remains: how to trace organs’ provenance.
20/01/2018 12:10:00 UZBEKISTAN
Mirziyoyev: 52 dead in bus fire, victims of unemployment
The victims were all Uzbeks. Yesterday, the repatriation of bodies. 30 of them have already been identified. "We still have a lot to do for our people" forced to look for work abroad.
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Kazakh oil pipeline, the new Silk Road to China
Yueyue, the two year old hit by two trucks and left to suffer, dies
The small girl hit by a truck, was not rescued by passers-by. Another vehicle broke her legs and left her in a coma. The video of her tragedy has sparked millions of comments on the immorality and materialism that dominate today's China.
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