Monday

February 27, 2023

Armed conflicts and attacks

Kivu conflict

M23 offensive

M23 rebels seize the town of Rubaya and the Rubaya coltan mines in North Kivu, DRC, after government forces withdraw from the area. (Anadolu Agency)

Disasters and accidents

Aftermath of the 2023 Turkey–Syria earthquake

List of foreshocks and aftershocks of the 2023 Turkey–Syria earthquake

One person is killed and over 100 others are injured by a magnitude 5.6 aftershock in Yeşilyurt, Malatya, Turkey. (Sky News)