Iran: Floods - Jul 2001
Most read reports
- OCHA: Middle East and North Africa: Humanitarian Atlas (2018) [EN/AR]. 11 Jun 2018
- WMO: WMO statement on the status of the global climate in 2001. 18 Dec 2001
- TNH: Central Asia: IRIN Weekly Round-up 16 covering the period 20 - 26 Jul 2001. 26 Jul 2001
- IFRC: Floods in Iran kill more than 200 people. 16 Aug 2001
- OCHA: Iran - Floods OCHA Situation Report No. 1. 23 Jul 2001
Devastating floods in Golestan Province, in northern Iran, have left more than 200 people dead and hopes are fading to find alive another135 people still missing. Seven Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) and army helicopters rescued 15,000 people trapped in flooded areas and airlifted hundreds of injured people to hospital.