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Showing posts with label victims. Show all posts

Friday, November 13, 2020

Typhoon Vamco: Dozens dead as Philippines hit by powerful storm - BBC News

Typhoon Vamco


At least 42 people have died and 20 others are missing after Typhoon Vamco made landfall in the Philippines, police say.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Seven dead as Typhoon Vamco triggers Philippine capital’s worst floods in years | One America News Network

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday ordered government agencies to hasten relief efforts after a powerful typhoon killed at least seven people and unleashed some of the worst flooding in years in the capital Manila.

Sunday, November 08, 2020

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Two dead, 26 missing as Typhoon Molave slams into Vietnam | The nation press

Typhoon Molave

Two people were reported killed and 26 others missing as Typhoon Molave hit central Vietnam Wednesday, knocking down trees and tearing roofs off homes in some of the worst destruction seen in years.

Sunday, October 25, 2020

UN says 3.6M people affected by floods, landslides in East Africa since June - China.org.cn

Rift Valley lakes


At least 3.6 million people were impacted by floods and landslides across large swathes of East Africa since June, the UN humanitarian agency said on Saturday.

Monday, October 05, 2020

7 Bodies Found along France-Italy Border As Storm Alex Ravages Region

Storm Alex Ravages Region

 Major search and rescue operations continue along the French-Italian border after torrential flooding ravaged the mountainous areas near Nice.

Sunday, October 04, 2020

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

French authorities have deployed about 1,000 firefighters, four military helicopters and troops to search for at least nine people who are missing after devastating floods from record rains hit a mountainous border region with neighbouring Italy.

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Storm Ianos: Three dead as rare 'medicane' batters Greece

Storm Ianos
Three people have died after a rare storm known as a "medicane" battered parts of Greece, flooding streets and homes and causing electricity outages.

Monday, September 14, 2020

COVID-19 : World engulfed by 2nd wave

The Israel lockdown will last three weeks
Israel said it will reimpose a national lockdown to battle a coronavirus surge, as the number of daily infections around the world reached a record high.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Several dead and missing after landslides in Nepal

landslides in Nepal
Landslides triggered by torrential rain swept through two villages in Nepal on Sunday, killing at least 12 people, a government official said.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

US wildfires leave dozens missing in Oregon, state governor says

Dozens of people are missing in Oregon alone, state Governor Kate Brown has said, as deadly wildfires continue to sweep through US West Coast states. Fires have been raging in California, Oregon and Washington for three weeks. Fanned by winds amid record heat, the blazes have burnt millions of acres, destroyed thousands of homes, and killed at least 25 people. California's Governor Gavin Newsom said the fires show the debate around climate change is "over". "Just come to the state of California. Observe it with your own eyes," he told reporters from a charred mountainside.
Dozens of people are missing in Oregon alone, state Governor Kate Brown has said, as deadly wildfires continue to sweep through US West Coast states.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage
Half a million people have been evacuated from their homes in Oregon as unprecedented wildfires rage along the US west coast.

Thursday, January 09, 2020

Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast

Australians Urged to Evacuate Southeast Coast
Residents in the path of wildfires razing southeast Australia were urged to evacuate Thursday if they don’t intend to defend their homes as hot and windy conditions are forecast to escalate the danger over the next two days.

Thursday, January 02, 2020

Seven-day state of emergency declared over Australia fires

Australia fires
Australia has authorised the forced evacuation of residents amid a mass exodus of tourists from fire-ravaged coastal communities, as the country braces for a weekend heatwave expected to fan deadly bushfires.

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Indonesia: Jakarta hit with deadly floods

At least nine people have died in the worst flooding to hit Indonesia's capital since 2013. Power has been cut to suburbs across the city of 30 million to avoid further electrocutions.

Australia fires: Seven dead, hundreds of homes destroyed

Australia fires
Bushfires raging in eastern Australia have killed at least seven people and destroyed more than 200 properties since Monday, authorities said.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

10 killed, 11 missing in Vietnam's floods sparked by Typhoon Son Tinh

Typhoon Son Tinh
Heavy rain and flash floods triggered by Typhoon Son Tinh killed 10 people and left 11 others missing in Vietnam's central and northern regions, the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said on Saturday.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

17 dead after tourist boat sinks in US

tourist boat sinks in US
An amphibious tourist boat carrying 31 people sank in a lake in the US state of Missouri Thursday night, killing 17 people, including children, as severe thunderstorms struck the area, officials said.

Friday, July 20, 2018

At least 14 dead in Tokyo as heatwave grips Japan

At least 14 dead in Tokyo heatwave
More than a dozen people have died in Tokyo as Japan struggles to cope in record-breaking heat.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption rises to 116

volcano eruption
The death toll from the eruption of Fuego volcano on Jun. 3 has risen to 116, the National Coordination for Disaster Reduction of Guatemala announced on Monday.

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