Typhoon Roke Kills At Least 10 – Photos
Typhoon Roke slammed Japan killing at least 10 people.
At least five people were missing and hundreds of people were injured.
The typhoon brought heavy rain and strong winds; and caused flooding and triggered landslides.
But it did not cause any further damage to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plan.
16 Killed In Landslides in Hulu Langat, Malaysia – Pictures (Tanah Runtuh Di Hulu Langat)
At 2.30pm Saturday, 21 May, 2011 a landslide hit Madrasah Al- Takwa in Hulu Langat, Selangor.
It was followed by another landslide at the same place.
It was not raining when the landslides happened, but wet weather in recent days is likely to be the caused.
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About 25 people, mostly children and the orphanage staff was buried alive in the landslides.
16 people were reported killed while 9 others were injured; a few were badly injured.
They were among the 49 people who attended a motivation camp.
They were in the camp near the orphanage waiting for an event which was scheduled for 5:00 pm when the landslides occurred.
I am very sad and sorry for the victims and their families and friends.
This is a disaster.
On 6 December 2008, lots of people died because of landslides and mudslides in Bukit Antarabangsa, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Landslides in Jamaica
Tropical Storm Nicole caused flooding and mudslides across Jamaica on Wednesday, leaving two confirmed dead and at least 12 more missing.
The outer bands of the storm hammered Jamaica, toppling bridges and knocking out power to thousands.
Many streets were filled with gushing brown torrents of water.
Prime Minister Bruce Golding to urge people to stay indoors.
Many Jamaicans were taken by surprise by the ferocity of the rain early Wednesday and the extent of the damage; for it happened when the tropical system was classified as a depression.
Police in Westmoreland parish’s capital of Savanna-la-Mar said the community was hit by a waterspout overnight that ripped the roofs off a couple of buildings and sent four people to a local hospital with scrapes.
This is a disaster.
The storm also soaked Cuba but no deaths were reported.
In Mexico, landslides killed at least 20 people.
Pictures Of Terrible Flood In Pakistan
Pakistan is now facing a very terrible flood.
The flood had killed more than 800 people so far.
More heavy rain is expected and more people will be effected by the flood.
This is a terrible disaster for Pakistan just after a plane crash that killed 152 people.
Roads, bridges, buildings, farms and others are damaged and destroyed by the flood.
A lot of the victims are poor and they lost almost everything.
Some victims are suffering from fever, diarrhea and skin problems.
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