During this year in Thailand, killing more than 500 people during the floods

During this year in Thailand, killing more than 500 people during the floods Danger Zone

Bangkok government announced the mandatory evacuation of 11 of the 50 districts of the city, an evacuation of the 7 regions, as a huge stream of water coming from the center of the capital of Thailand. Incessant rains since late July have flooded most of the country and killed more than 500 people. Most of the victims drowned, and some died as a result of short circuits. In the capital of the victims so far, although in the neighboring city of Ayutthaya fatalities than anywhere

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The number of flood victims in Thailand, more than 100 people

Flood victims in Thailand during the rainy season this month were 102 people. Two remain missing.

Element destroyed about 300,000 homes, inundated tourist areas of the country. Submerged more than 500 hectares of land, according to RIA Novosti.

The floods began after tropical storm "Nock-Ten", which hit South Asia in late July. His victims were more than 50 people.

Source: Voice of Russia.

Since the beginning of the year in the United States from tornadoes killed more than 500 people

Since the beginning of this year in the United States were victims of multiple tornadoes 523.

This is the largest number of victims of tornadoes in the last 75 years. In 1936, from a tornado, according to official statistics, 552 amerikantsa.S died earlier this year in the United States have fallen more than one thousand tornadoes, one third of which occurred in April, when a formed in various cities and states tornadoes killed more than 360 people .

The most destructive in the past 60 years was a tornado that swept through the city on May 22 Joplin

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The floods in Brazil has killed more than 200 people

Several hundred people have been killed in floods and landslides in southeast Brazil. According to the Brazilian television channel GloboNews, now aware of the 237 victims. AFP said that 139 deaths were recorded in the mountainous Serrana region. In particular, the 114-minute dead authorities said Teresopolis, north of Rio de Janeiro.

The mayor of Teresopolis, home to 180,000 people, said that about a thousand residents were left without their homes. In addition, destroyed dozens of bridges and roads.

Several dozen people, including rescue workers, were killed in other locations. Some of them were left without electricity and phone service.

Currently,

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More than 100 people were killed by landslides in Bangladesh

The number of dead in Bangladesh by landslides caused by strong monsoon rains, more than 100 people in the disaster area had about 250,000 people, said on Wednesday the Indian edition poster DNA.

Previously reported 76 dead.

According to media reports, the hardest hit three districts in the south-east of the country — Chittagong, Bandarban and Cox's Bazar. Strong monsoon rains do not stop here for five days. Mudslides washed away houses, destroying farm buildings.

Forecasters warn that in the next few days, heavy rains may continue. In the southeast, Bangladesh interrupted rail and air links. Army units and police

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Victims of torrential rains in Brazil have 5 people

Victims of torrential rains in south-eastern Brazil were 5 people, another 15 received various injuries, the Associated Press reports citing local civil defense service.

In the mountainous region descended at least 20 major mud flows. This situation has forced more than 300 people from their homes. Authorities suspect that the victim list may expand as people could be under the rubble. To search in the disaster area are framed team handlers.

In the past year because of problems caused by heavy rains in Brazil has killed more than 900 people, about 14 thousand homeless.

Source: RBK.ru.

In the U.S., after a tornado in Joplin, more than 230 people missing

WASHINGTON, May 27. More than 230 people remain missing after a powerful tornado that hit the city of Joplin, Missouri. It clarifies the BBC, citing a Reuters, missing persons still listed as 232 people. Thus, according to Thursday, the death toll was 126 people, the victims — more than 900 people.

However, some families even four days after the tornado can not figure out what happened to their relatives. At present rescuers with sniffer dogs are still looking for victims in the ruins of the city.

Recall tornado mile high and a diameter of 10 km struck Joplin on May

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More than 20 people were killed per day in Pakistan floods

Strong monsoon rains that struck Pakistan, have killed in the past day more than 20 people in the north-west of the country, said on Thursday channel "DoonNyuz" referring to the local authorities. As the channel, rains caused mudslides in the mountainous region of Kohistan, resulting in destroyed dozens of homes. Rescue operation hampered by the ongoing rains. Incessant rains, reaching in some regions of Pakistan, have already led to a sharp rise of water in the Indus River and its tributaries. Earlier, authorities in the southern province of Sindh informed that spilled flood waters caused flooding, which resulted in more

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As a result of heavy snow in Japan, killing more than 80 people

More than 80 people have died in Japan as a result of heavy snow that hit the country this winter. On Tuesday reported the Central Fire Department, which in Japan is responsible for the elimination of emergency situations.

According to the management, injuries of varying severity were more than 950 people. Most of the dead and injured were injured when the roof of their homes cleaned of snow and slipped down. In addition, several mountain communities have come under avalanches, according to ITAR-TASS.

Due to snowfall in Japan severely disrupted transport. In the evening on January 30 at the north-west

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