Tag: Landslides and flooding

Massive typhoon hits eastern China, Taiwan, killing 5

Massive typhoon hits eastern China, Taiwan, killing 5

Sep 28, – Typhoon Megi weakened to a tropical storm after hitting the coastal city of Quanzhou in Fujian province before dawn, packing winds of up to 118 kilometers (74 miles) per-hour, China’s National Meteorological Center said. A massive typhoon left one person dead in eastern China on Wednesday, a day after killing four and […]

September 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
26 dead, 19 missing in Indonesian landslides, floods- official

26 dead, 19 missing in Indonesian landslides, floods- official

Sep 22, – Aid has begun pouring into Garut in the west of Indonesia’s main island of Java, where 23 people died and 18 remain missing after torrential rain and fast-rising floods swept through the region, the national disaster agency said. The death toll from devastating floods and landslides in Indonesia has risen to 26, […]

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