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China: Flood: 2007/07/07 Country Information on DRR

Period 2007/07/07
Country or District China
Event Type Flood
Outline Floods, landslides and other disasters triggered by torrential rain ravaged six Chinese provinces, killing 88 people and leaving 23 missing in the past week, the government said on Saturday
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Fifteen people have been killed in southwest China in a 16-hour thunder storm that caused serious flooding and brought air, road and rail traffic to a halt, state media said on Wednesday.

Reuters AlertNet 2007/07/11
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Reuters AlerNet 2007/07/08
Torrential rains battered large swathes of China on Monday after killing 94 people and displacing more than half a million over the past week, state media said.

Reuters AlerNet 2007/07/07
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