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17 Dec 2012 description
Tropical cyclone Evan hit Samoa and Fiji on 13 and 16 December. As a category 4 storm, Evan caused significant damage to homes and infrastructure on both islands.
06 Dec 2012 description
An earthquake with magnitude 5.6 has hit South Khorasan province in Iran, killing at least eight people and injuring 12. As of 6 December, no further information available
22 Nov 2012 description
As winter settles in on this remote province of Iran, a pair of earthquakes that devastated the area in mid-August will likely claim new lives
10 Sep 2012 description
Highlights Funding shortfalls are undermining the ongoing humanitarian response in Pakistan, with aid agencies cutting critical life-saving assistance. Needs in Syria increased to an estimated 2.5 million people and the number of refugees has doubled since July. Whilst humanitarian agencies have...
12 Aug 2012 description
I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES • Two earthquakes with a magnitude of 6.4 and 6.3 on the Richter scale hit the East Azerbaijan province at 12:23 UTC (16:53 local time) and 12:34 UTC (17:04 local time); • The disaster has left 300 dead and approximately 2000 injured. An estimated 17,000 are in...