Flood victims were 94 people in China

BEIJING, June 11 — RIA Novosti, Oleg Ostroukhov. Thirteen Chinese provinces hit by floods in recent days, as of June 11, the victims were 94 people, 78 people were missing, said Saturday the agency Zhongguo sinven referring to the Chinese service of flood and drought.

Under the influence of the mass of cold air on 9-10 June, heavy rains were in the basin of the Yangtze River and Huai River. The level of precipitation at a number of the province of Anhui, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has exceeded 200 millimeters. Heavy rainfall led to

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Number of flood victims in China exceeded fifty

Since the beginning of June in the southern and central regions of China, which hit torrential rains have killed 54 people, 32 are unaccounted for. These data are reported, the Headquarters for Flood Control and Drought.

To rescue attracted more than 3 thousand people. Total element disrupted normal life 4.8 million people. The number of evacuated tens of thousands.

Ministry of Civil Affairs has allocated 35 million yuan (5.4 million dollars) to help victims of the 12 provinces. Thus, the most affected southern province of Guizhou, where 21 people were killed, schools are closed, do not work,

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Element befell Leningorsky region of South Ossetia

In Leningor district of South Ossetia evacuated due to flooding. According to Deputy District Sergei Gagloyev, Ahshadur river burst its banks. "At night, June 6 Ahshadur river burst its banks, scoring stones all channels. We have taken appropriate measures — evacuation began at 10 pm, 11 found a breakdown in the main channel. Yesterday all day fighting the elements. Dozens of houses were flooded, "- said Gagloev. As the correspondent of IA "Res" in the MOE RSO because torrential rain washed away nearly all the crops from the fields in the area. "The residents of the area

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred in Northwest China

The results of the elements — a large-scale accidents, broken rail, the abolition of entrance exams, students

VLADIVOSTOK, June 9, PrimaMedia. 5.3 magnitude earthquake that occurred on June 8 in northwestern China has provoked a massive accident, violated rail, abolished entrance examinations for applicants, there are victims in serious condition, according to RIA PrimaMedia. The earthquake occurred at 09:53 Beijing time, the county Toksun in Turpan Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (northwest China), said China Seismological Service. Quake epicenter was located at coordinates 43.0 degrees north latitude and 88.3 degrees east longitude, the center lies at a depth of about 5

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Fourteen people are still missing due to heavy rains in China

Heavy rain that succeeded lasted in some parts of China several months of drought have caused floods in Guizhou Province in southwest China's missing among the 14 people, according to Xinhua news agency, referring to the local authorities of 14.00 (10.00 MSK ) Monday. Affected by the disaster, a total of about 130,000 residents 29 towns and townships provinces affected were left without communications, electricity and transport. Element 140 buildings destroyed, damaged crops on an area of about 4 hectares. Direct economic losses exceeded 160 million yuan (25 million dollars). The county level Vanmo same river on Sunday by three

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Tornado destroyed the city of Springfield

Tornadoes in the United States claimed the lives of at least four other people. This time the target was the element of Massachusetts.

New tornadoes devastated the American city on Wednesday night. "It is particularly strong blow came in Springfield" — quoted Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick RIA Novosti. In Springfield tornado uprooting of trees, dozens of homes were damaged. Tens of thousands of people were without electricity. Most affected 19 settlements, including Oxford, Charlton and Palmer.

Currently known about the four dead, accurate data on injuries have been reported yet. One person was killed in Springfield, two — in Westfield,

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In Adygea element ruined crops

As the TVC that hit in late May on the republic flood literally washed away all of spring on more than 11 000 ha, and the only way out for farmers — pereseyat field maturing seeds, the government promised to purchase 13 tons of sunflower seeds and 2 tons of corn

In Adygea element ruined harvest right on the vine. In late May, the republic flood literally washed away crops in an area of 11,000 hectares. Now farmers have to sow anew field with sunflower and corn. Report Ekaterina Belousova.

In Adygea started to count losses that

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How to turn paper into bricks, prompt Spanish scientists

The magazine "Technology of Fuel" recently published an article about a new study which claims that in the industrial production of paper all of the remaining waste and scrap can safely start to process in order to obtain the output of bricks.

This was the conclusion drawn by researchers from Spain, and now people will have an opportunity to make practical eco-friendly bricks. It's enough to collect enough residual pulp and mix it with regular clay, which is commonly used in the construction work. Even the fact that the resulting bricks have significant negative — they are quite fragile

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In Georgia, the two-day downpour flooded more than 100 homes


As reported vesti.ru, in western Georgia, the second day of torrential rain does not stop. Overflowed several rivers in the Zugdidi district. In the city of Zugdidi and two neighboring villages flooded yards, streets, the ground floors of houses and shops. Difficult to move vehicles. Storm drains can not cope with the flow of water.

As the head of the local administration Tengiz Shanava, following the withdrawal of the banks of the river in the village of Juma Didinedzi hundred houses were flooded with water. According to him, there was an alarming

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Flooding in the Iraqi capital

In the capital city of Baghdad was a flood caused by prolonged rainfall. Floods have already recognized the most horrific in the last 30 years. From rising water has already killed four people. They were all members of one family, and the element of surprise them in their own home on the northern outskirts of the capital, undermining the base construction.

Hundreds of people are fighting with rain water, trying to resist the penetration of its homes. Throughout the day for the city declared a non-working worsening floods. It is known that during the rains was injured one resident

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