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OPT: British specialists called in to Jenin

At the urgent request of United Nations, a RAPID UK team of twelve left Heathrow at 11pm on Saturday 20 April - flight 163 for Tel Aviv. They will assist with the search and rescue of people who it...

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Mozambique

Brief report on Mozambique floods

The ten member team plus two members of the Bude lifeboat have been operating near the town of Chibuto on the Limpopo River which has suffered seriously from the recent floods. The team deployed for...

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Turkey

Turkey earthquake deployment

Geographical Turkey is a country of approximately 779,450 Sq Kilometres and is bordered by Bulgaria and Greece in the Northwest by the Black Sea in the North and by Georgia and Armenia in the...

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Turkey

RAPID UK assist with earthquake

RAPID UK team arrived in the town of DUZCE at 14.15 hours GMT after being transported by helicopter from Istanbul Airport. They have now linked up with RAPID TURKEY and two members of Swedish search...

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Turkey

RAPID UK return home

After an exhausting four days assisting with rescue operations in Turkey RAPID UK will be returning home with the dog team, tomorrow Monday 23 August arriving at Terminal 3 Heathrow at 1600 hours,...

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Turkey

RAPID UK rescues three people in Turkey

The RAPID team has been searching apartments and hotels of varying sizes in Sakarya, a district of Adapazari where 70 per cent of the buildings have been destroyed - the worst in the Turkish...

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Turkey

RAPID UK assist in Turkey

A ten man team is due to leave from Terminal 3, Heathrow Airport today (Wednesday) at 12.30 pm. The team will include two rescue dogs with their handlers to assist rescue operations in the Turkish...

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