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Korea (the Republic of):Flood:2001/07/15
Duration 2001/07/15 Dozens of people have been killed after the worst torrential rains in 37 years hit central South Korea over the weekend. Country or District Korea (the Republic of) Name Flood
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others Dead:52people Damaged House:59,000
Damaged farm land:127.7hectares
- Asahi news
45 people were killed by flood in Soul which progressing repair work.
- MSN News
Heavy rain broke out in Korea for the first time in 37 years.The Dead reached 40 and the missing reached 14.
- CNN News
Reports on the number of dead varied, with estimates from relief operations ranging from 36 to 54.
- OCHA Situaton Report No.1 2001/07/19
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