Mud flows in Afghanistan

landslides

5.02.11.Sotni homes Afghans affected and thousands of hectares of fertile land were washed away by descent from the mountains of debris flows in the western Afghan province of Herat.

On Saturday night torrents descended from the mountains once in seven districts of the province — both, Shindand, Injil, Gozara, Qurban, Kuhestan and cats.

Most affected Shindand district, where agricultural carried to an unknown house about ten residents.

Now to the point of disaster rescue teams left.

Moskovsky Komsomolets

Floods in southern Philippines

Flood

JAKARTA, Feb 1 — RIA Novosti, Mikhail Tsyganov. Two people were killed and one was missing, and about 5,000 have been forced to flee their homes because of the floods in the north-eastern part of the large island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines, said Tuesday the national news agency PNA. The disaster affected provinces of North and South of Surigao and Dinagat Islands that are part of the administrative district of Karaga.

City government and the province of Surigao Surigao North had to resort to forced evacuation, which has touched 4.8 thousand people, officials said local civil defense.

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Four people were affected by the hurricane in Belgium

BRUSSELS, Jan 4 — RIA Novosti, Alexander Shishlo. Four people, including a seven year old boy, affected by the hurricane that swept over Belgium on Tuesday, local media reported.

Three of the victims received injuries of varying severity in the center of Brussels by falling tree limbs. The boy was injured after he fell on a piece of aluminum facade of publications on the Belgian North Sea coast, where the wind speed was 110 kilometers per hour.

The greatest damage from the squally winds and heavy rains caused the north of the country, Flanders.

Source: eco.ria.ru

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Five-meter wave hit the Chumphon province in southern Thailand

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Five-meter wave hit the coast Sunday three districts in Chumphon province in southern Thailand, destroying several houses, bungalows and restaurants, reports Xinhua.

From the disaster hit several villages, the locals left the coastal zone. No casualties and victims have not been announced.

Water, in particular, the flooded village of Hua Lam (Hua Lame) around Langsuan (Langsuan), the inhabitants took refuge in the church.

According to Thai meteorologists, heavy rains and choppy sea will continue until December 28. Small fishing vessels ordered not to go to sea.

Five-meter wave hit the Chumphon province in southern Thailand

Five-meter wave hit the Chumphon province in southern Thailand

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Five-meter wave hit the coast Sunday three districts in Chumphon province in southern Thailand, destroying several houses, bungalows and restaurants, reports Xinhua.

From the disaster hit several villages, the locals left the coastal zone. No casualties and victims have not been announced.

Water, in particular, the flooded village of Hua Lam (Hua Lame) around Langsuan (Langsuan), the inhabitants took refuge in the church.

According to Thai meteorologists, heavy rains and choppy sea will continue until December 28. Small fishing vessels ordered not to go to sea.

Five-meter wave hit the Chumphon province in southern Thailand

Earthquake in Iran killed 306 people. + Photographic clippings

 

Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.4 and 6.3 magnitude occurred on the eve of the northwest Irana.Po official figures, the earthquake killed 306 people (initially reported 227 victims). The number of victims has reached 2000. However, the Iranian authorities have warned that the death toll will rise. Iranian rescuers stop search for survivors of the earthquake in the north-west of the country.

Around 16,000 people were in the affected area

"In no country is left under the rubble of people and all necessary assistance is distributed" — leads the agency official said, is responsible for emergency response.

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Fish mortality in the Netherlands

Animals

21.07.11.Kak predicted Dutch ichthyologists, upon the occurrence of heat last week, in some documented cases of closed basins fish mortality from summer Zamora.

At the beginning of the death of fish is not affected even local heavy rains that hit some parts of the country.

Mass Zamora marked in two reservoirs. The first was a pond Peony in Groningen. In general, the existence of fish in this pond are often threatened. Thus, in one of the frosty winters thick ice caused massive winter freeze.

Since the fish fauna of the pond is quite frequently affected by natural disturbances, the

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Colombia is fighting climate change: 108 dead and 430,000 affected by floods

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday that the heavy rainy season "will last until March next year." This statement came after the president visited the area affected by the heavy rains. Santos also said that the director of the Colombian Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies, Juan Ricardo Lozano, went to South Africa to learn about the plans developed countries about the prevention of global warming. Source: Colombia

Thailand: disaster victims were 342. Flooding submerges Bangkok

October 21, 2011.Water began an attack on Bangkok. Suffer distress residents of northern and eastern 9000000th metropolis. By decision of the authorities to the water will be pumped through the channels in the eastern part of the capital. Population already warned about the possibility of flooding, the water level can rise up to six meters.

If the plan of the cabinet work, from a large water can save the most densely populated central areas. However withstand the onslaught of water dams in the western part of Bangkok, while no one can predict, the ITAR-TASS news

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Families affected by hurricane Jovi in Mexico, will receive $ 750

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 16 — RIA Novosti, Dmitry Znamensky. Mexican President Felipe Calderon on Saturday visited an inspection trip in the Pacific state of Colima, which suffered this week as a result of Hurricane "Jovi".

Calderon said that the federal government, together with the regional authorities "will work shoulder to shoulder" in order to reverse the effects of a natural disaster and rebuild the port and resort of Manzanillo, most affected by the hurricane.

"Jovi", reached the coast of Mexico on Tuesday, disrupting the normal life of several states in the country. Despite the weakening of the

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