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Sur to get flood protection dam

A major flood protection project will be constructed in Sur to prevent a repeat of the death and devastation caused by flood events of recent years, including the tropical storms of 2007 and 2010...

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World + 10 more

Annual Tropical Cyclone Report 2007

Executive Summary The Annual Tropical Cyclone Report is prepared by the staff of the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC), a combined Air Force/Navy organization operating under the command of the...

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Afghanistan + 38 more

OCHA Natural Disaster Bulletin No. 8

"The number of people threatened by natural disasters had increased by three times over the last 30 years and the number of people affected by natural disasters doubled every 10 years. Tens of...

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Oman

Oman: Final report on flood damage this week

Authorities tasked with surveying residential properties damaged in the recent cyclone hope to present the final report of their findings to the government before the end of this week. An estimated...

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Oman

Oman: Al Ma'amari chairs NCCD meeting

MUSCAT - Qurayat wilayat, one of the worst affected by tropical cyclone Gonu, is the subject of a vigorous rehabilitation effort, Lt General Malik bin Sulaiman al Maamari, Inspector General of Police...

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Oman

Oman: Damage assessment team vows quick action

MUSCAT - As part of its efforts to speed up assessment of properties affected by Gonu, the committee formed as per the Royal orders of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos held its second meeting yesterday. The...

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Chad + 9 more

Health Action in Crises - Highlights No 161 - 11 to 17 Jun 2007

Each week, the World Health Organization Health Action in Crises in Geneva produces information highlights on the health aspects of selected humanitarian crises. Drawing on the various WHO...

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Oman

Oman: Military continues water supply to affected areas

MUSCAT - For the fifth consecutive day yesterday, the Ministry of Defence, the Sultan"s Armed Forces and the Royal Guard of Oman worked hard to overcome the devastating impact the cyclone Gonu that...

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Iran

Iran: Cyclone Gonu - Information Bulletin n° 2

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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Oman

Oman: Cyclone-related losses could top $1 billion

MUSCAT - Losses arising out of super-cyclone Gonu"s destructive sweep through Oman last week could top a whopping $1 billion, with insurance firms likely to end up paying as much as half of this...

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Iran + 1 more

Death toll in Iran from cyclone climbs to 23

TEHRAN, June 10 (Reuters) - Flooding caused by Cyclone Gonu which swept southern Iran last week killed 23 people and caused damage estimated at more than $200 million, a senior official was quoted as...

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Iran

Iran: IRCS activities in tackling Gonu Cyclone

In an organized effort, the IRCS Provincial Branches of Isfahan, Fars, Kerman, Sistan va Balouchestan and Hormozgan as well as Relief & Rescue Organization did their utmost for preventive relief...

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