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Iran Floods Jul 1994 UN DHA Information Report 1

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Situation Report
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DHA-GENEVA 94/0248

IRAN - FLOODS
DHA-GENEVA INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
15 JULY 1994

1. FLOODS ARE AFFECTING SOUTHEASTERN PROVINCES OF SISTAN AND BALUCHISTAN FOLLOWING HEAVY RAINS WHICH BEGAN 5 JULY.

2. 24 PEOPLE REPORTED DEAD. NUMEROUS HOUSES DAMAGED IN VILLAGES OF IRANSHAHR, IIKSHAHR, SARAVAN, KHASH AND CHAHBAHAR. ROADS DISRUPTED. GHASRBAND FLOOD CONTROL DAM DAMAGED.

3. LOCAL RED CRESCENT SOCIETIES PROVIDING RELIEF ASSISTANCE. DISASTER TASK FORCE OF MINISTRY OF INTERIOR IS COORDINATING ASSISTANCE.

4. UNDP/DHA RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE MONITORING SITUATION. NO REQUEST FOR INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE RECEIVED.

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