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At least 20 dead as storms hit Macedonia capital- police

At least 20 dead as storms hit Macedonia capital- police

Aug  07, –  The freak weather included winds blowing at more than 70 kilometres (43 miles) an hour and resulted in flash floods and landslides, with cars swept away by the violent torrents. Fierce storms packing strong winds and torrential rains overnight killed at least 20 people in Macedonia’s capital of Skopje, the health minister […]

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Pakistan ‘mini-cyclone’ death toll rises to 44- officials

Pakistan ‘mini-cyclone’ death toll rises to 44- officials

Apr 27, – Intense rain and strong winds buffeted the city of Peshawar and adjacent districts late Sunday, felling trees, causing dozens of roofs and walls to collapse and blocking many roads. A severe storm in northwest Pakistan, dubbed a “mini-cyclone”, has killed 44 people and injured more than 200, officials said Monday, raising their […]

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