In Haiti, the hurricane season has begun

As the reporter-ua.com, Haiti 23 people were victims of floods and landslides. With the start of hurricane season rainfall does not stop there for more than a week, many of the banks out of the rivers. According to local residents, the flow of water simply washed away easily temporary home, in which, after the devastating earthquake there are millions of people in Haiti:

"The water came like a waterfall, she demolished houses, push them against each other, killing the people inside."

Restoration work is difficult as interrupted traffic on major roads.

Housing situation after last year's

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Chaos and panic: the earthquake in southern Peru

At least 83 people were injured in the quake, which occurred on Friday, October 28, at the southern coast of Peru. As reported by the Associated Press, according to local media reports, the hospital asked for help more than a hundred people.

Tremors were felt most strongly in the coastal towns, including in the cities of Ica, Pisco and Lima. In the capital, according to witnesses, was evident as the "swing of the building." Element completely destroyed or partially damaged more than 130 houses. Fearing to be under the rubble, people gathered in the streets and squares.

According

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In northern Italy 4.2 magnitude earthquake

In northern Italy on Saturday there was an earthquake of magnitude 4.2, according to the National Institute of Geodesy and volcanology. Strong tremors were felt in the provinces of Trento and Verona.Information about the destruction and casualties have been reported yet. Civil defense helicopters circled over the remote mountain areas caught up in the disaster. ITAR-TASS

Earthquake of magnitude 3.2 occurred on the border between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

On the border between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan earthquake with magnitude 3.2, reports Kazakhstan Today. According to the European Seismological Center, an earthquake of magnitude 3.2 occurred at 00:24 on the border between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. The epicenter was located at a depth of one kilometer, 49 km south of Almaty.

Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Recall that in early May in Almaty region there were 10 earthquakes.

According to the European Seismological Center, the first earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 occurred on 1 May at 08.31. The epicenter was located at a depth of 23 kilometers, 76

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In Turkey, there was another earthquake

  

October 27, 2011. In Turkey, in the province of Hakkari on Thursday, there was another earthquake. Its magnitude was 5.4. In this province, not far from another disaster area — Van province, there was panic.

Situation of those complicated by the fact that in eastern Turkey today began snowing.

Turkey, meanwhile, has not come up after the devastating magnitude 7.2 earthquake that occurred on Sunday in Van province in the southeast of the country. The situation is becoming more tense homeless were tens of thousands of people, destroyed more than two thousand buildings. Not enough

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Seismic revival? Increasing the number of earthquakes in Oklahoma, and no one knows why

October 29. Two small earthquakes have been recorded on Friday in Oklahoma City, authorities said. (See seismic map above). One 3.5—magnitude earthquake, which occurred at 3:18 am. No reports of damage or injuries there. Another earthquake of magnitude 3.3 occurred at 12:24 am about a mile to the north-east of Spencer.The U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed the 18 earthquakes in the area in the past six months on its website.Source: Minutes of extinction

Almaty waiting for the apocalypse

In the case of the devastating earthquake in Almaty will be in ruins, without electricity, communications and water. On the streets of chaos and looting … We do not exaggerate! This is — a horrifying reality that representatives of various structures repeat the first year. It scares the townspeople, but it seems that the officials did not bother!

Scientific-practical conference "Lessons learned of the earthquake in Japan. Ways to improve the seismic safety of Almaty "was held just before the earthquake in Almaty and Almaty region. But some officials, heads of various organizations of Almaty event ignored. I wonder how

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Turkey requests aid for quake relief

Authorities were asked to assist in disaster relief in 30 countries

The number of victims of the earthquake in the Turkish province of Van on Sunday, has been steadily growing. According to the latest data, killed 459 people, injured more than 1,300. Under the rubble are still some people, and Turkish rescuers lack of special equipment with which to penetrate the building's collapse, RIA "Novosti". Local hospitals can not cope with the influx of wounded, doctors are forced to assist in an emergency order on the street before entering the hospital or in the courtyard.

Another problem was the placement

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Media: After the earthquake in Turkey are waiting in Crimea

Simferopol, October 25 (New Region, Evgeny Andreev) — tremors that occurred the other day about 800 kilometers off the coast of the Crimean peninsula, in the south-east of Turkey, wrote the seven seismic Crimea.

Seismologists do not exclude, writes in this connection the newspaper "Crimean time" that this earthquake can cause tremors and on the peninsula.

"Turkey is very close, and the like earthquakes can cause tremors in the peninsula — told reporters a leading researcher at the Department of Seismology Institute of Geophysics NASU Bell Pustovitenko. — Two days ago, our institute experts gathered for a

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Earthquakes acquired cyclical, and it is possible that they will reach the Armenian nuclear power plant

The leader of the "Green Party" George Gachechiladze, Turkey and Armenia is a seismically active area, and there is a risk that a major earthquake could occur in the area adjacent to the Armenian nuclear power plant, which will lead to disaster. As explained Gachechiladze "Medianews" earthquakes in Turkey and Armenia have been purchased cyclical, due to the passage through the territory of a tectonic fault."A powerful earthquake in Turkey occurred in 1976, which killed up to 4,000 people in the late 80's earthquake in Armenia, Spitak, in 1999 — in Turkey. In Turkey, killing up to 20,000 people. And

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