In China, the Hornets zakusali to death 40 people

October 2, 2013. In central China, more than 40 people were killed and hundreds injured in an attack by hornets.

Incidents of insects occurred in recent weeks in the province of Shaanxi.

Authorities had to bring fire to destroy nests and Shershneva open special treatment centers for victims of insect bites.

According to local officials, the dry and hot weather, the well-established in the country, has led to an increase in vegetation cover, which in turn led to an increase in the population of hornets.

Source: BBC Russian Service

Photos from natural disasters

View Mingxia County in Gansu Province after the earthquake a magnitude of 6.6 points, 22 July 2013. (Reuters / Stringer)

 

Soldiers apart the rubble after the earthquake a magnitude of 6.1 points in Chamdo County in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, Aug. 13, 2013. The earthquake damaged 45,000 houses, as well as roads, bridges and water conservancy facilities. (Reuters / China Daily)

 

Nineteen-year girl is in the hospital after the quake a magnitude of 6.6 points in the county Mingxia in Gansu Province, July 23, 2013. (Reuters

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In southern China suffered a landslide

In southern China suffered a landslide Natural Disasters

As a result of heavy rains in southern China's Guangdong Province in the territory of the village farms landslide occurred. Injured eight people, two of them children. For ten hours near a farm lifeguard, who managed to get out of the mud, still alive, the adult victim. The others died.

According to the Ministry of Interior, over the past few weeks in China from natural disasters, including rainstorms and floods, and in the south by drought and unusually cold weather in general affected 15.17 million people. The economic loss is 4.55 billion

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The river, which flows in China dries in India

The river, which flows in China dries in India Facts

The level of water in the main river in the north-east of India has dropped significantly, as reported by the local authorities, prompting debate about what this could be to blame China.

Brahmaputra, 2900 kilometers long, flows from the Tibetan region in southwest China, where it is known as the Yarlung-Dzanbo. In India, it goes through the mountainous region of Arunachal Pradesh (where it is called Xiang). Further down the river valleys in the region of Assam and ends in the Bay of Bengal, providing hundreds of millions of farmers

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Due to the floods affected more than three million people in China

May 16, 2013. Showers in conjunction with the spring floods have caused massive floods in China. Currently elements covered 14 provinces and autonomous regions, the number of victims exceeds 3.41 million people, the local agency "Xinhua".

According to the Chinese headquarters of flood control and drought, rainfall that has fallen since the beginning of the year, is significantly elevated in a number of areas that are located south of the Yangtze River, although in most parts of China did not exceed the norm.

According to the available data to date, the floods in China have killed 12 people, emergency

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Livni in China overturned cars and destroying homes

May 24, 2013. Two thousand people were evacuated from China's Hubei province due to heavy rains that did not subside in the eastern and central parts of the country.

There are raging flood water has destroyed dozens of homes, damaged two roads and flooded fields, destroying crops.

Reports of casualties in Hubei is not, but people are afraid of a repeat of last week, when the southern provinces due to rains, floods and landslides killed more than 100 people.

Just suffered from bad weather and a half million Chinese.

The power of helping those who were in the open,

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Signing of the contract by almost 12 BILLION ENDS international air show in Zhuhai

  China is ready to build more aircraft carriers. This was stated by now the head of the Chinese State Shipbuilding Company Hu Wenming. Specifically at its shipyard held retrofit purchased from Ukraine heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser «Varyag», which entered the Chinese navy operation under the name «Liaoning».   «China — the only one of five permanent members of UN Security Council does not have an aircraft carrier, made entirely on their own», — told reporters Hu Wenming. According to him, his company is ready to build more «air bases on the sea.»   Chinese municipal shipbuilding company — the second

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SU-27K and J-15. NOT is no silver lining

One of the participants in the negotiations for the purchase of Russian Su-27 first-1990s said on first acquaintance with the deck fighter Su-27K.   In 1970, China has developed a project escort carrier with fighters on board. Navy Command requested the Ministry of the aviation industry to create a deck version of the fighter J-7 (MiG-21) from the brake hook, but the project was never realized.   In 1992, after discovering an unfinished aircraft carrier «Varyag» in Ukraine, the Chinese delegation flew to Russia for talks on the purchase of Su-27 fighters. At the request of the Chinese, a

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Water on the border between Russia and China falls, but slowly

September 6, 2013. Flooding on the Amur River receding very slowly. Flooding in the Amur river recedes slowly. On the Chinese side of the island of Great Ussuri more than 90% of the area is still under water.

On the Sino-Russian border continues flood. If the water level falls, and, very slowly, the situation is still critical.

On the Chinese side of the island Heysyatszy, which in Russia is called the Big Ussuri, the water level is kept at around 1.3 meters. Flooded more than 90% of the territory.

Here are the frontier, the park wetlands and hotel

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South China was under 2 feet of water

May 20, 2013. South China was under 2 feet of water. Flooding in southern China. Many cities were under two meters of water. Carried out the evacuation of the population.

The southern Chinese province of Fujian plunged into the water. A region hit by flooding, caused by torrential rains. At least 55 people were killed. All in all, the element affected more than 1.5 million people.

According to local media, on Saturday in the county Upin trapped water elements were 500 people.

A local woman told me that the house beginning to flood early Sunday. Very quickly, the

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