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UNDRO 88/1194
AFGHANISTAN FLOODS
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
13 JUNE 1988

1. SEVERAL MAJOR FLOODS HAVE OCCURRED IN KABUL RIVER VALLEY AND TAKHAR, SAMANGAN AND BEGHLAN PROVINCES. MANY PEOPLE KILLED AND INJURED. GOVT INFORMS THAT 3,457 HOUSES TOTALLY AND 1,570 PARTIALLY DEVASTATED, 7,812 HEAD CATTLE AND 96,000 TONS CEREALS LOST. AN ESTIMATED 40,000 PEOPLE, THOUSAND HECTARES CROPLAND, IRRIGATION SYSTEM AND HUNDREDS KM ROADS AFFECTED.

2. GOVT HAS ASKED UNDRO TO LAUNCH APPEAL FOR INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE. DETAILS OF SPECIFIC RELIEF NEEDS WILL FOLLOW.