Mountain of dead

Mountain of dead (in the language Mansi — Holat Sjahyl) — abnormal position, height 1079 in the Northern Urals. Since the 1960s, this place is also called Dyatlov Pass. By coincidence, it was dead on the hillside at various times killed at least three groups of 9 people.

In early 1959, a group consisting of 10 experienced tourists repeatedly traveling on the Circumpolar North, and led by a highly experienced Igor Dyatlov — all remember him as a courageous, resolute man — after a well-conducted training, and hiking. The campaign was announced as the third route (at that time

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Two people were killed by lightning in Ecuador

Two people were killed in the province of Carchi in northern Ecuador, near the border with Colombia, by lightning during the outbreak of severe thunderstorm there yesterday. The verse also provoked floods in Turkan, the capital of the northern province. The victims — men 41 and 75 years old, lived in the village Montufar, the circumstances of the incident are unknown, except for the fact that the force level was high and the two victims died on the spot.

Poachers killed since the beginning of the year 262 rhino in South Africa — WWF

Animal lovers say about 262 cases of killings of rhinos in South Africa since the beginning of this year, last year, poachers have killed a record 448 individuals, said the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

"Horny" smuggling

"Despite the fact that the number of arrests in South Africa traffickers horned rhino poachers and grows, the number of horned giants killed in the region, is also increasing," — said in a statement.

It clarifies the WWF, the most active shoot poachers of rhinos in South Africa and Zimbabwe, followed by Kenya, Laos, Mozambique, Myanmar, Tanzania and Zambia trafficked goods to Vietnam and

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Polar bear in Svalbard killed a man and wounded four

A polar bear attacked a group of people on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard (Spitzbergen), one person was killed and four others were seriously injured, reports AFP citing local authorities.

The incident occurred on Friday at 7:30 am local time (9:30 am MSK).

"One person was killed and four were wounded. Their serious injury" — leads the agency officials said Liv Asta Oedegord Svalbard (Liv Asta Oedegaard).

She said the victims were traveling in the "British group," but she did not specify if they had all just British citizenship. Also unknown purpose of their trip to Spitsbergen.

All the wounded

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Kostroma, hidden under a tree from the storm, was killed by lightning

MOSCOW, July 7 — RIA Novosti. Kostroma resident was killed on Wednesday by lightning during a storm, said on Thursday the Investigative Committee of Russia.

According to preliminary data, the three men were in the field at the Kuban River in the Kostroma region area when a storm began. Men took refuge from the rain under a tree, in which is struck by lightning. One of the men fell.

"Assuming that the victim is unconscious, the men took him by car to the city and called an ambulance, but doctors pronounced him dead victim," — said in

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Floods in Algeria has killed 10 people

At least 10 people died in floods caused by torrential rains continued to the last ten days in Algeria. Hundreds of houses have been destroyed, according to the authorities of the country.

Eight people were killed in Bayadh, 700 kilometers south of the capital Algiers.

Among them — the three children who were simply washed away the river, over the banks.

Bridges and roads were severely damaged, authorities are warning of a new storm coming, reports korrespondent.net

Victims of floods in Pakistan have become more than a thousand

More than a thousand people were killed in Pakistan because of the strong floods. Millions were left homeless. Torrential rain did not stop for almost two weeks. Lakes and rivers burst their banks. The water has destroyed hundreds of thousands of homes. Particularly affected multimillion city of Karachi, where residents still recovering from last year's floods. Then killed about a thousand people lost their homes, millions of Pakistanis.

"I lived through two terrible katostrofy. Last year, flooding began at night, when we were all asleep. My house was washed with water. Then under the debris of the roof

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Twenty below in India killed 27 people

At least 27 people were killed in unusually cold weather in northern India. The capital, Delhi, and the Indian-administered Kashmir, Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh have suffered from the cold most of all, the BBC reported.

In Leh (Kashmir), the air temperature dropped below a Sunday — 23 degrees Celsius.

In Delhi this winter — one of the coldest for years, resulting in a dense fog is observed disruptions in air communication.

On Sunday in Delhi arrow thermometer fell to — 8.

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Strong rains in Chinas Sichuan province has led to casualties

 

BEIJING, Sept. 19. In southwest China's Sichuan province, more than 2.6 million people affected by the floods caused by torrential rains. According to the newspaper "Chengdu Shanbayev", the most affected communities and Chzhunba Dazhou.

The city Chzhunba from disaster areas to evacuate more than 250 thousand inhabitants. In total, from the disaster it suffered more than 1.3 million people. Reported 13-year-dead. Another 10 people are still missing, according to ITAR-TASS.

In the city of Dazhou floods and continued past three days, heavy rains disrupt your normal life of more than 1.3 million people. From flooded

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Africa lightning attack

 

3.07.11.Elektrichesky discharge came into the hut, where the woman and her seven detey.Stroenie fully sgorelo.V this region has the highest death rate from lightning strikes.

Last week on the natural electrical discharges in western Kenya killed three cheloveka.V neighboring Uganda lightning victims were 18 children and their teacher.

According to local media, in the last few weeks of discharge killed about 40-people.

Source: Channel PIC

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