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Afghanistan : Cold Wave : 2009/02/11

Duration 2009/02/11
Country or District Afghanistan
Name Cold Wave
Outline At least 12 people, including six children, were killed and tens of houses were damaged by heavy snow in Herat and Ghor provinces, Afghanistan over the past four days.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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