Monthly Archives: July 2011

Kyrgyzstan earthquake leaves 13 dead and 86 injured

A magnitude 6.1 struck Kyrgyzstan on 19th July 2011 at 19:35 UTC. According to the USGS the earthquake had a depth of 16km (9.9 miles) and is believed to have been caused by reverse slip fault. The earthquake was felt … Continue reading

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Red Cross East Africa Food Appeal

More than 10 Million people in East Africa are facing a severe drought due to lack of rainfall that has left many areas the driest in over 50 years. The Red Cross are asking for donations to help the people … Continue reading

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Devastation as floods in China Kill 200

Nearly 200 people have been killed and 100 reported missing during floods in southern and eastern China. Heavy rainfall in June followed the worse recorded drought in 50 years, affecting at least 13 provinces according to the ministry. Reports suggest … Continue reading

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