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Plan responding to Sri Lankan floods

Heavy rain over the past few weeks has caused flooding and landslides in two Foster Parents Plan (Plan) communities. In the Moneragala area, approximately 140 families have been affected, and more...

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Landslide kills 4 in central Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Nov 13, 2006 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- At least four people died and four others were injured in a landslide caused by heavy rains, the police said Monday. The tragedy happened at Pussallewa...

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Thousands head home in Sri Lanka as floods subside

COLOMBO, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Thousands of Sri Lankans displaced by heavy monsoon flooding which killed 26 people have returned to their homes as waters subside, government officials said on Thursday. ...

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Sri Lanka: Floods OCHA Situation Report No. 2

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2006/0220 OCHA Situation Report No. 2 Sri Lanka - Floods This situation report is based on information received from the OCHA Office in Sri Lanka. Situation 1. As a result of the...

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UN response to recent floods in Sri Lanka

Inter-monsoon rains at the end of October caused floods, landslides and subsequent displacement. The rains resulted in the deaths of 25 persons and affected an estimated 333,000 persons according to...

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