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DHA-GENEVA 93/0138
ERITREA - HAILSTORM
DHA-GENEVA SITUATION REPORT NO.1
17 APRIL 1993

1. PORT CITY OF MASSAWA HEAVILY DAMAGED BY HAILSTORM ON 15 APRIL. ENTIRE RESIDENTIAL AREAS FLATTENED, PORT FACILITIES INCLUDING WAREHOUSE, CRANES AND OTHER EQUIPMENT DESTROYED. SITUATION IN MASSAWA AGGRAVATED BY ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CUTS.

2. SURROUNDING VILLAGES ALSO AFFECTED LEAVING A TOTAL NUMBER OF HOMELESS OF UP TO 14,000.