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Russian Federation (the): Flood: 2002/01/10 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/01/10
Country or District Russian Federation (the)
Event Type Flood
Outline Floods unleashed by a spate of warmer weather after heavy snows in southern Russia forced more than 1,500 of residentsto flee their homes and three districts were cut off from electricity because of the floods. .
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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