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China: Flood: 2008/05/28 Country Information on DRR

Period 2008/05/28
Country or District China
Event Type Flood
Outline Flooding and hail triggered by torrential rain have left 18 people dead and 12 missing in southwest China's Guizhou Province, local authorities said here on Tuesday (27 May 2008).
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Reuters AlerNet 2008/05/28
Torrential rain in southern and eastern China has killed at least 50 people in the past week and left 4,000 stranded.

Xinhua News 208/05/28
Death toll of torrential rains, hail rises to 23 in China

Xinhua News 2008/05/27
Floods, hail leave 18 dead, 12 missing in SW China.