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Syrian Arab Republic: Landslide: 2002/10/02 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/10/02
Country or District Syrian Arab Republic
Event Type Landslide
Outline At least 25 people were killed, 23 wounded and 55 believed buried under the rubble when a number of old houses collapsed Wednesday because of a landslide in northern Syria.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
United Press International 2002/10/02
Dead: at least 25 people

Injured: 23 people
(at least 5 of the wounded were in critical condition)

55 people were believed buried under the rubble.

6 houses and a three-story building collapsed.

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United Press International 2002/10/02
25 killed in Syria landslide