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Flood in Uruguay

Thursday, 26 November 2009

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Charter Requestor:
UNITAR / UNOSAT on behalf of UNDP

Description of the event

More than 4,000 people have been evacuated from their homes because of the rainstorm that has hit northern and central Uruguay for nearly a week.
Alert remains in effect because more rain is expected.