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Czech Republic : Flood : 2002/08/13
GLIDE: FL-2002-000479-CZE  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2002/08/13
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Czech Republic
Name Flood
Outline Torrential rains cause serious flooding in Czech Republic. The flooding is the country's worst in 50 years. City officials ordered the evacuation of 50,000 people from a section of the capital threatened by rising water.



Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
AFP news 2002/08/16
Dead: 13 people
Evacuated: 200,000 people
The 29,000 dollars worth of aid will mostly consist of water pumps.

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