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Two bombs in Ankara kill more than 100 people

In 2015 in Ankara, the capital city of Turkey, two bombs were detonated outside Ankara Central railway station. With a death toll of 109 civilians, the attack surpassed the 2013 Reyhanlı bombings as the deadliest terror attack in modern Turkish history. Another 500 people were injured.

El Hierro eruption

The 2011-2012 El Hierro eruption occurred just off the island of El Hierro, the smallest and farthest south and west of the Canary Islands, in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa. The island is also the youngest in the volcanic chain.

San Salvador earthquake

A devastating earthquake with a moment magnitude of 5.7 struck San Salvador, the capital of Salvador. From 1000 to 1500 died, 10,000 to 20,000 people got injured. The damages were recorded even in neighboring Guatemala and Honduras.