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Overall Green alert Flood
in Afghanistanfrom 12 May 2018 00:00 UTC to 17 May 2018 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • from 12 May 2018 00:00 UTC to 17 May 2018 00:00 UTC
  • 34 killed and 0 displaced
  • inserted at 17 May 2018 11:51:46 UTC


Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Afghanistan: Landslide kills one, injures 13 in Takhar

Sat, 19 May 2018 10:18:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Written by The Frontier Post. Monitoring Desk. KUNDUZ: Landslide triggered by torrential rains [[killed]] at least one person and wounded 13 others in northeastern Takhar province, officials said Friday. A mound collapsed due to heavy rain in the Qarlaq Sali area of Rastaq district Friday morning,....

Afghanistan: IOM - Humanitarian Assistance Programme (HAP) Weekly Report (18 - 24 April 2018)

Sat, 19 May 2018 01:17:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Submission Date: 25 April 2018. Natural Disasters, Conflict IDPs, Coordination and DRR activity UPDATE: 18 April to 24 April 2018. Natural Disasters Update: Herat: As per the initial report obtained from ANDMA, 413 Families were reportedly displaced due to dry spell from different districts....

Heavy rains, flooding claim 7 lives in N. Afghanistan

Tue, 15 May 2018 13:28:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

AYBAK, Afghanistan, May 15 (Xinhua) -- Heavy rains and flooding have claimed seven lives and destroyed residential houses in Afghanistan's northern Samangan and Baghlan provinces. According to Samangan police spokesman Mohammed Munir Rahimi, the torrential rain and flood claimed the lives of seven....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (55), NASA (8), INFORM (1),

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