29 December, 2005

Yemen: Landslide Kills 30, Dozens Injured & Missing

At least 30 people are dead and many more are missing after a landslide destroyed a mountainside village in Yemen, government officials have said. Around 30 houses were swept away in the village of Dhafeer, about 20km (12 miles) south-west of the capital Sanaa. Further information about the rescue and relief efforts underway in Yemen is available at AlertNet

Source: ADRC (Asian Disaster Reduction Center)

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