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Landslide in Philippines

The death toll in a landslide that struck a mining village in the southern Philippines hit 26 as rescuers dug up more bodies overnight, officials said Tuesday(19/05/2009) - DPA Source :

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Name: 
Landslide in Philippines
Region: 
Philippines
Occurance Date: 
19/05/2009

Mudslide in Tajikistan

On 14 May another mudslide swept away some houses and damaged others in three settlements of the same district as the mudslide on 21 April affecting more than 1,884 people.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mudslide in Tajikistan
Region: 
Tajikistan
Occurance Date: 
14/05/2009

Snow avalanche in Pakistan

An avalanche has killed up to 24 people in northern Pakistan.

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Name: 
Snow avalanche in Pakistan
Region: 
Pakistan
Occurance Date: 
04/05/2009

Mud slide in Tajikistan

As a result of heavy rains for over a week, on 21 April at 8 pm local time, a Mud Slide affected Khuroson district, jamoat Ayni, 18th Hizb village in Khatlon province, Kurgantube region.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mud slide in Tajikistan
Region: 
Tajikistan
Occurance Date: 
23/04/2009

Landslide in Colombia

Landslides caused the total destruction of houses in the municipality of Sochoa on 7 March. 593 people had to be evacuated.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Colombia
Region: 
Colombia
Occurance Date: 
09/03/2009

Landslide in Peru

At least 13 people were killed and more than 30 others were missing after a landslide buried a remote Peruvian mining village of Carabaya province on Monday, government officials said.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
02/03/2009

Flood in Bolivia

Heavy rains in February have affected 10,000 families across the country. 20 districts of the city of Santa Cruz were flooded on the 13 Feb.

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Name: 
Flood in Bolivia
Region: 
Bolivia
Occurance Date: 
13/02/2009

Landslide in Colombia

593 affected persons Source : Emdat

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Colombia
Region: 
Colombia
Occurance Date: 
07/02/2009

Mud slide in Argentina

The Government reports that the Tartagal river has overflowed, resulting in mudslides flowing into much of the town. It confirms that there have been some fatalities.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mud slide in Argentina
Region: 
Argentina
Occurance Date: 
01/02/2009

Landslide in Peru

The northwestern Department of Cajamarca has experienced persistent rainfall since early January resulting in several landslides registered in the provinces of Celend?n, Ja?n, San Ignacio and Santa

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
30/01/2009