Details of Disaster Information


Indonesia : Landslide : 2008/11/14
GLIDE: LS-2008-000223-IDN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2008/11/14
Country
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District
Indonesia
Name Landslide
Outline Deadly landslide smothers Indonesian village.
landslide buried at least 15 people in Indonesia on Thursday night. The landslide happened in Cianjur, a town in the province of West Java, after days of torrential rain.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • OCHA ReliefWeb 2008/12/01
    A severe landslide, triggered by heavy rain, killed 17 people and displaced approximately 2,400 people in Cianjur District, West Java; over 500 houses resulted damaged;
  • CNN.com 2008/11/14
    A landslide buried at least 15 people in Indonesia on Thursday night.
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