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Turkey : Flash Flood : 2006/11/01
GLIDE: FL-2006-000156-TUR  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2006/11/01
Country
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District
Turkey
Name Flash Flood
Outline Flash floods caused by torrential rain have killed 21 people across southeast Turkey, most swept away in their vehicles, officials said on Wednesday.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • CNN.com 2006/11/01
    Fourteen people died when floods overwhelmed a minibus in Cinar on the road from the region's largest city Diyarbakir as it travelled to a wedding in the neighboring province of Mardin.
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