Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Floods (Saudi DCD, PME, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 29 October 2019)

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Floods triggered by heavy rain in eastern Saudi Arabia have led to 7 deaths, also injuring 11, according to media reports. 16 people were forced to evacuate from Hafar al-Batin City (Eastern Province) and 1,100 people were affected by the floods. An orange alert for severe weather was issued for the eastern province. Moderate to locally heavy rain will persist over the affected area from 29-30 October.