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Iran (Islamic Republic of): Sand and Dust Storm: 2014/06/02 Country Information on DRR

Period 2014/06/02
Country or District Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Event Type Sand and Dust Storm
Outline A powerful sandstorm has hit Iran's capital, Tehran, killing at least four people and injuring about 30.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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BBC 2014/06/02
The storm caused power cuts and traffic accidents from poor visibility as dust and sand engulfed parts of the capital.