In Pakistan, floods have killed more than 130 people

132 people were killed, hundreds of thousands evacuated on thousands of hectares destroyed the grain harvest. Such damage, according to preliminary data, caused prolonged rains and the resulting floods in southern Pakistan.

At least 8 people were killed by floods in western Java

Floods caused by heavy rain and landslides in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and the adjacent Banten province on the island of Java killed eight people, about 120 thousand became homeless, said on Thursday the national media.

"We need the help of the central government in full — and the need to act quickly," — said the governor of Jakarta Special Capital District Joko Widodo (Joko Widodo).

Two people drowned in the big city, in a number of areas where the water level reached up to three meters. The situation is particularly severe in the east of the capital, where

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Cyclone storm in the south-eastern United States has claimed the lives of five human

At least five people were killed in three days already raging cyclone storm with heavy rains and hurricanes in the U.S. state of Arkansas, said on Monday the Associated Press, citing local police. According to the authorities of Arkansas, two people died in VILON in Central Texas, which hit a powerful tornado. Three more people were killed in floods in Madison and Washington counties in the northwest state: flood waters washed away the road cars in which they were located. According to CNN, a tornado touched on a military base of the Air Force, near the administrative center of the

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Top 20 natural disasters in 2012

Suppose that in 2012 had not yet come to an end, but in the history of the world will remain as a year in which there was a decent amount of powerful and even record the strength of natural disasters. In 2012, the people faced with super-storms like Hurricane Sandy, and with an epic drought, fires lasting a month. After all this, it is hoped that the end of the year will be smooth and quiet. 1. Storm Derech

June Derech storm was one of the most destructive storm systems in modern history. This amazing natural phenomenon

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Flooding in Inner Mongolia have killed 22 people

Livni and the resulting floods have killed 22 people in China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region (IMAR) and the evacuation of more than 50,000 people, Xinhua News Agency reported. The devastating rains fall on IMAR since early July. As of Monday the number of victims has reached 22 people. Flood affected areas of residence, nearly 2 million people in 70 districts have been affected 618,500 hectares of farmland and 71,300 houses. The total damage to the economy of the region is estimated at 4.45 billion yuan (691 million dollars).

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Four people were killed in a tornado in Massachusetts

According to RIA Novosti, at least four people were killed in struck the U.S. state of Massachusetts tornado, said Wednesday evening channel Fox News, citing a representative of the State Agency for Emergency Situations.

Earlier, the governor of Massachusetts Dewal Patrick introduced in the state of emergency.

"It is particularly strong blow came in Springfield" — told journalists earlier Dewal Governor Patrick, adding that there are many victims of the disaster, but the exact number of casualties is still unknown.

Springfield is located approximately 150 kilometers west of Boston. According to witnesses, after a tornado does not

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Four people were killed in a tornado in Massachusetts

At least four people were killed in struck the U.S. state of Massachusetts tornado, said Wednesday evening channel Fox News, citing a representative of the State Agency for Emergency Situations.

Earlier, the governor of Massachusetts Dewal Patrick introduced in the state of emergency.

"It is particularly strong blow came in Springfield" — told journalists earlier Dewal Governor Patrick, adding that there are many victims of the disaster, but the exact number of casualties is still unknown.

Springfield is located approximately 150 kilometers west of Boston. According to witnesses, after

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Sandy hurricane killed more than 20 people

Raging in the Atlantic hurricane "Sandy", which is assigned to the second (of five), hazard category on the Saffir-Simpson scale, has killed at least 21 people, said on Thursday night Latin American media with reference to the official statements of the local authorities.

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Haiti informed the nine dead and three missing as a result of natural disaster. Another person was killed in Jamaica.

The national headquarters for the civil defense of Cuba reported the death of nine people in Santiago de Cuba, including a four-month baby, and two residents of Guantanamo. In Santiago de

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More than twenty people were killed due to Hurricane Sandy

Raging in the Atlantic hurricane "Sandy" killed twenty-one people, the Latin American media with reference to the emergency services of Cuba and Haiti.

Earlier, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Haiti informed the nine dead and three missing. Another person was killed in Jamaica.

Rescue teams of Cuba reported 11 people were killed. On Liberty Island authorities evacuated from dangerous areas, a total of 330,000 inhabitants.

Tropical storm "Sandy", which formed in the western Caribbean, began to gain strength after passing Jamaica. It was renamed the first hurricane hazard category on the Saffir-Simpson scale of Wednesday evening, and then he

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Sandy hurricane killed at least 10 people

Raging in the Atlantic hurricane "Sandy", which is assigned to the second of the five categories of risk, has killed at least ten people, said Thursday Latin American media with reference to the official statements of the local authorities.

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Haiti informed the nine dead and three missing as a result of natural disaster. Another person was killed in Jamaica.

In Thursday night for five hours the hurricane passed over the eastern provinces of Cuba, but no official reports of casualties from the Cuban government did not act. Meanwhile, only in Santiago de Cuba, wind

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