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Brazil : Flood : 2001/12/24

Duration 2001/12/24
Country or District Brazil
Name Flood
Outline At least 60 people have died in flooding and landslides caused by torrential rains that continued to batter Rio de Janeiro state in southeastern Brazil.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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