At least 35 individuals have been killed, and 90 other injured, when two suicide bombers detonated in a square in the city of Baghdad. The area where the bombs were set off was where day laborers would gather to look for work. Please pray for the families of the deceased. Please pray for healing for the injured. Please pray for peace.
12 Injured in Russian School Attack
Eleven children and one teacher were injured during a knife attack at a school in Perm, Russia. The incident is currently under investigation. The two attackers were identified as two 16-year-old boys. Please pray for healing for the injured.
1 Killed from Earthquake in Peru
At one individuals has died, and 65 others are injured, following a 7.1 magnitude earthquake in south-west Peru. Mainly rural areas are affected. Please pray for the family of the deceased. Please pray for healing for the injured.
3 Killed Off Eastern Indian Coast
A boat carrying 40 school students capsized of the coast of Mumbai. At least three individuals have been killed and 32 others rescued, while workers continue searching for the remaining students. The boat was overcrowded and the students were not wearing life jackets. Please pray for the families of the deceased. Please pray for the safety of the missing students.
Volcano Eruption in Papua New Guinea
A volcano on Kadovar island has begun erupting prompting those who live nearby to flee the island. There are no confirmed records of previous large-scale eruptions by this volcano. Please pray for the safety of those who live on the island.
North Korea Attending 2018 Olympics in South Korea
Details are still being finalized, however, a North Korean delegation, including a 140-member orchestra, will be in attendance at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. North Korea boycotted the 1988 Olympic games held in Seoul, South Korea. Please pray for the safety of all traveling to attend the 2018 Winter Olympics. Please pray for the athletes preparing to compete.
Burning Oil Tanker Sinks in East China Sea
A burning oil tanker has sank in the East China Sea, after colliding with a cargo ship, causing an environmental disaster. The tanker was loaded with ultra-light crude oil which has spilled into the water, creating a toxic underwater slick. All 32 crew members aboard the tanker are believed to be deceased. Please pray for the families of the deceased. Please pray for the safety of those trying to clean up the spill.
20 Killed in California Mudslide
At least 20 individuals have died following a mudslide in Montecito, California. The mudslide occurred after half an inch of rain fell in five minutes in an area recently consumed by wildfires, making it especially vulnerable to mudslides. Please pray for the families of the deceased. Please pray for healing for the injured. Please pray for the safety of the missing and for the rescue workers.
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