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B. 2017-03-10 Massive statue of Egyptian ruler discovered in Cairo slum
2. 2015-10-12 Landslide crashes through makeshift homes, killing 13 people Karachi
3. 2014-12-31 Huge fire destroys hundreds of Philippine shanties Quezon, Manila
4. 2014-08-20 Ebola crisis: Liberian troops impose slum quarantine Monrovia, Liberia
5. 2014-08-19 Ebola crisis: Liberia orders curfew and quarantine Monrovia, Liberia
6. 2012-11-18 Deadly slum fire in Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
H. 2012-05-27 Rio slum dwellers join peace run Rio de Janeiro
I. 2012-01-22 Brazil police storm illegal slum Sao Paulo
2011-11-13 Police target drug gangs in biggest slum Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian police move on Rio slum Map of Rocinha Brazil  Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian police have begun an operation to clear Rio de Janeiro's biggest slum, Rocinha, of drug gangs Dozens die in pipeline fire Map of Nairobi Kenya
Massive statue of Egyptian ruler discovered in Cairo slum Map of Heliopolis Cairo Egypt  A massive statue found in a Cairo slum is probably of pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt 3,000 years ago Landslide crashes through makeshift homes, killing 13 people  Karachi: Police say a landslide has hit three makeshift homes in a slum in the port city when a mass of mud and rocks crashed down a hill into camps Huge fire destroys hundreds of Philippine shanties   Manila: A huge fire, believed to have been ignited by firecrackers, has razed hundreds of shanties in a creekside slum in metropolitan Manila   Ebola crisis: Liberian troops impose slum quarantine   Security forces in Liberia's capital Monrovia have deployed to enforce a quarantine in a large slum area in order to contain the spread of E...   Ebola crisis: Liberia orders curfew and quarantine   Liberia has imposed a night-time curfew and has quarantined a slum in the capital Monrovia in a bid to halt the deadly Ebola outbreak Deadly slum fire in Bangladesh Map of Dhaka Bangladesh  At least 11 people have been killed in a fire in a shanty town outside the capital. The fire is destroying more than 500 homes Rio slum dwellers join peace run  Rio de Janeiro: Police officers and celebrities in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro joined about 1,500 residents in a race through a shantytown to celebrate... Brazil police storm illegal slum  Sao Paulo: Brazilian riot police have stormed an illegal settlement of landless workers in Sao Paulo state to reclaim the land for its private owners Police target drug gangs in biggest slum Map of Rocinha Brazil


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  Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's police say they have completed an operation to clear Rio de Janeiro's biggest slum, Rocinha, of drug gangs
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   Kenya: A fuel pipeline exploded in a densely populated Nairobi slum Monday morning, killing at least 55 people but likely more



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  Rio de Janeiro: Authorities launched a massive sweep of the Alemao favela complex, searching for drug gang leaders and illegal drugs
Jul.27   Illegal local brew kills 14    Kenya: At least 14 people died in a slum after drinking illegal local brew, which may have been laced with chemicals to make it more potent

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Apr.15   9 killed after police raid shantytown  Rio de Janeiro: A raid set off a fierce gun battle that killed at least 9 people and wounded 7. Some 180 officers entered the Vila Cruzeiro slum Jan.20 Renewed ethnic clashes
   Kenya: Renewed fighting broke out in a slum following the deaths of20 people in demonstrations against the disputed re-election of President Kibaki

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Jul.2   Brazil launches slum reform drive  Rio de Janeiro: The government has announced an investment plan worth $1.7bn to improve living conditions in the shantytowns of Rio Jun.27   Police kill 13 suspected drug traffickers  Rio de Janeiro: A huge operation aimed at ending a war between authorities and gangs that has raged for nearly 2 months in a slum Feb.9   UN troops flood into slum   Haiti: Up to 700 UN peacekeepers entered a coastal area of Port-au-Prince, sparking a gun battle with suspected gang members

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Nov.23 More than 200 killed in Sadr City
  A string of apparently coordinated bombings erupted in a Shiite slum. the death toll was expected to rise
 Bombs and mortar shells struck at 15-minute intervals. 206 wounded. Shiites responded, firing 10 mortar rounds at the Sunni shrine. The Interior Ministry imposes an 8 p.m. curfew. Gunmen attack the Iraq Health Ministry. U.S. troops fired at a minibus, killed 4


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Aug.20   Secret film of 'squalor'   Zimbabwe: Amnesty International has released a secretly-shot film, showing the squalid aftermath of slum clearances Jul.6   UN troops storm shanty town
   Haiti: The peacekeepers have stormed a slum in Port-au-Prince, killing armed gang members loyal to Aristide


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Feb.20   Slum fire leaves thousands homeless    Kenya: A Nairobi fire is destroying hundreds of ramshackle tin and timber houses and leaving 4,500 families homeless

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Dec.4 10 die in Nairobi rent riots. Kenya Aug.18 Beached whale attracts scavengers. Nigeria


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