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Afghanistan : Flood : 2006/08/10

GLIDE:  FL-2006-000128-AFG

Duration 2006/08/10
Country or District Afghanistan
Name Flood
Outline Thousands of people left homeless by flooding in the southeastern Afghan provinces of Paktika, Ghazni and Paktia need humanitarian assistance urgently, local authorities said on Thursday.The flooding, which started two weeks ago, has killed at least 33 people, officials said.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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At least 11 people are missing after their villages were struck by floods in eastern Nangarhar province on Thursday, local officials confirm

IRIN Asia News 2006/08/10
AFGHANISTAN: Floods kill at least 33 and leave thousands homeless