The flood washed away homes in Peru and Bolivia. Video


24.02.11.Bolee 10 cities in the country are literally under water. Washed away bridges, flooded homes and roads. There are already a few weeks heavy rains. From the shores of the river came Beni in the eastern part of the country and flooded the tourist city.

The flooding is already recognized as the most powerful in the country for 20 years. Rains cause landslides debris. In Bolivia, a state of emergency. Meteorologists explain bad weather natural phenomenon "La Niña." According to preliminary data disaster victims were 45 people. Affected about 7,000 families.

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24.02.11.Vlasti Peru and Bolivia declared a state of emergency due to severe floods, triggered by heavy torrential rains, according to the Associated Press.

Victims of natural disasters have three people over 10 thousand have lost their homes.

Severe flooding has affected six of the nine regions of Bolivia. Rivers burst their banks and flooded large areas, damaged roads. Humanitarian assistance to the affected areas from the elements delivered by helicopter.

In Peru, the greatest difficulties experienced due to flooding south-eastern region of the country. Flood waters washed away 15 bridges and seven severely damaged, fell into disrepair about 300 kilometers of roads.

RIA Novosti

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