Flooding claimed 10 lives in Brazil

In Brazil, the raging water element. Because of the floods, inundating the country, has already killed ten people, more than thirteen thousand Brazilians were left homeless.

Cause of the disaster — seasonal rains that hit almost always arid areas of north-eastern Brazil. Worst of all had to the state of Pernambuco and Paraíba — came here from the coast most of the rivers in the mountainous parts of these areas — many landslides and avalanches.

The flood in 26 cities across the country entered a state of emergency. Badly damaged city of Recife a million — it flows water damaged power lines, as a result — a power failure in the region. Residential areas are flooded, felled trees, people in panic to flee their homes. On what country will suffer damage is still unknown.

Heavy rains have flooded Brazil on Friday and now keep going.

Meteorologists do disappointing forecasts: despite the fact that now the rains diminished, their intensity soon rise again.

I must say that the north-east of Brazil has not yet fully recovered from the flood that filled the area in May. Recall, while in the states of Alagoas and Pereambuku housing lost 18,000 residents. In June, severe floods occurred in the north of the country, the specific losses incurred state of Roraima. This tragedy took place in Brazil in January of this year, when a disaster, the carousing in the south-east of the country, killing more than 400 people.

Tourists planning to in the near future to go to Brazil, it is recommended to refrain from visiting the north-eastern part of the country. When the rains stop in the region, is currently unclear, reports turportal Ayda


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