March 18, 2023

Armed conflicts and attacks

Russian invasion of Ukraine

Disasters and accidents

2023 Guayas earthquake

A 6.8 earthquake strikes Guayas Province, Ecuador, damaging buildings and killing at least fifteen people. (BNO)

Law and crime

Aftermath of the Shah Cheragh attack

A court in Iran sentences two men to death over the October 2022 mass shooting at the Shah Cheragh mosque which killed 15 people. (Al Arabiya)