Turkey faced with floods and landslides Natural Disasters
Incredible rains, which began earlier this month, was called to the north-east of Turkey floods in areas Dikmen and Duragan. Were under water homes, offices and roads. In the province of Samsun killed eight people, including at least four children, 21 received injuries of varying severity.
In the port city on the Black Sea in Canico local river burst its banks. Many buildings were flooded, cars, standing on the ground, washed with water. Knocked down hundreds of trees, damaged power lines. 28 neighboring villages without electricity. Specified area for almost 12 hours was cordoned off entry and exit were banned in order to prevent new victims.
Because of rain forced the freeway was closed Samsun-Sinop, treat her bridge Gyuzelsekay completely destroyed. The same situation in the eastern province of Erzurum, which closed an important transportation route Oltu-Narman. All the inhabitants of the north-east of Turkey warned that flooding and landslides in Samsun, Sinop, Ordu and can last.