The rapidly growing number of victims of Talas

Victims of typhoon "Talas" in Japan were 15 people, more than 100 injured. As a result of Typhoon Talas in Japan, killing 15 people, more than 100 people were injured. RBC reports. Element befell Japan on Saturday, September 3, in particular, on the island of Shikoku, as well as on the island of Honshu. According to the latest data, the activity of the elements killed 15 people, more than 40 missing. More than 100 people were injured. Most victims were registered in the Japanese prefecture of Nara and Wakayama. Due to heavy rains in these regions have landslides and rivers

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Hurricane century went through several states

Hurricane century, which in the U.S. say the past few days, made it to New York. The city announced the threat of tornadoes. Element inexorably moving from south to north, leaving behind destroyed houses and roads, fallen trees and broken wires. Without electricity are over a million people, more have fled their homes to wait out the bad weather in safe areas. Already known about 7 dead, including two children.

Wind storms, high waves and dense wall of tropical rain — Hurricane "Irene" that hit a few hours ago, on the eastern shore

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Until Ini (Altay) got high-speed Internet

In early September, mountain Altai branch of OJSC "Rostelecom" has completed work on a binding to the fiber-optic cable village of Inya Ongudai district. This not only greatly improve the quality of local telephone services, but also provide the most in demand in today's world service — high-speed Internet access.

"The completion of works and provision of access to the network coincided with the beginning of the school year — quoted the director of the branch of Sergei Lavrenyuk press-service of JSC" Rostelecom ". — We are very pleased that the people and that, perhaps, it is very important, students

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America is waiting for a truly historic hurricane

New York City is preparing to evacuate. Hurricane "Irene", is expected to reach the coast on Saturday morning, and authorities are trying to get people out of the coastal areas. To take seriously the threat and urged Mayor Bloomberg and President Obama. But before the New York hurricane hit the north Carolina. However, while it is relatively easy. "Irene" is close to the coast at a speed of about 20 kilometers per hour. A gust wind speed in the hurricane affected areas reaches 175 kilometers per hour. The wind, which literally sweeps away everything in its path

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Dust storm from China descended on the island of Honshu

Brought strong winds from China dust storm on Monday seized a number of areas of the main Japanese island of Honshu, including Tokyo, according to the National Meteorology.

According to the agency, fine yellow sand, which was recorded on the eve of the southern island of Kyushu, the first time this year, "fell" in Tokyo and Nara, Kyoto, Nagoya, Shizuoka, Niigata and Maebashi.

In poor visibility from 2 to 5 kilometers there was a danger for small aircraft flying in the airspace over these areas, peredatet ITAR-TASS.

Dust storm created an unfavorable situation in the south and in the central

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Large-scale fires in Siberia taiga ecosystem change, said the expert

Large forest fires that swept this year Siberia, changed its past taiga ecosystem in some areas, according to RIA Novosti forest program director of Greenpeace RossiiAleksey Yaroshenko.

"Many of the large burned forest areas, most likely, in the future will be lit again. Formed so green deserts of burning grass covers and dries, it becomes the perfect fuel for a new forest fire. Man unable to plant such large areas of forest and natural overgrowing will prevent repeated fires. could say that the fires in Siberia and the Far East changed the pre-existing ecological system in some areas of the

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In resort areas of Turkey as a result of heavy rainfall killed 4 people

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Four people were killed, six were missing as a result of heavy rainfall in the resort areas of Turkey. As reported by Channel "Haberturk" torrential rains hit towns in the provinces of Antalya, Mugla, Denizli, Manisa.

In Antalya powerful mudslides, descended from the mountain resort areas, destroyed three bridges and 25 houses. Dozens of local residents needed help rescuers to evacuate from the flooded areas. The government used helicopters to rescue people or hard-cut elements villages.

Antalya Governor Ahmet Altyparmak reported that heavy rains caused serious damage to farmland and fisheries.

In the province of Denizli

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Put on high alert in the Khabarovsk region due to high water

KHABAROVSK, July 6 — RIA Novosti. Commission for Emergencies Lazo region of Khabarovsk Krai introduced in the area on high alert due to possible flooding of settlements during the flood, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, the press service of the Russian GUMCHS Khabarovsk region.

"The probability of flooding of low-lying terrain, grasslands and fields in areas predicted Lazo, Khabarovsk, Tuguro-Chumikansky where the expected heavy rains. Heads of those areas MOE recommended to take preventive measures," — said the spokesman.

He noted that the possibility of flooding predicted in the village choir, Srednehorsky, Bichevaya, dolma, Uda, Novokurovka, Arhangelovka.

According to

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Hurricane in Belarus

22.07.11.V Belarus eliminate consequences night disaster.

Storm front that came to us from Poland and Lithuania, left trail of destruction in four regions.

More than 600 settlements of the republic remained without electricity. However, today the end of the day energy supply will be restored to all affected areas, the correspondent of the TV company "Capital TV".

Echoes of the cyclone hanging over north-western Europe reached Belarus. Suffered Minsk, Gomel, Brest and Grodno region. Only one Mozyr district just 15 minutes squally winds caused damage, estimated now at almost half a billion rubles.

Pensioner Anna M. and

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Israel loses fisheries

Over the past ten years, the number of marine fish off the coast of Israel has decreased by 40%. According to experts of the Department of the Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and scientists, the cause of the incident — uncontrolled fishing.

Naaretz cites the opinion of a professor at Tel Aviv University, Menachem Goren. According to him, the fishermen use trawls, which sweeps away everything in its path. The damage they cause to the ecosystem of the sea floor is filled in just a few years. In networks killed many small fish, mollusks and crustaceans, which have no commercial

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