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More Brazilians are dying in floods and downpours

Economist 30 Jun 2022
In Recife, the capital of Pernambuco, these two effects combined to drop 551mm (22 inches) of rain in five days, nearly a quarter of the annual average.\nAs the planet warms, such extremes of weather are becoming more frequent ... Officials in Recife waited two days after receiving ...
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Disaster-hit region of Brazil shines a spotlight on climate change issue

China Daily 08 Jun 2022
"I have no doubt that this is the biggest tragedy that the metropolitan region of Recife, the capital of Pernambuco, has faced in this century," said Joao Cumaru, a political scientist in the northeastern city. "In terms of deaths, this tragedy has already surpassed the biggest floods that Recife has ever had and that occurred in 1975.".
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Global environmental disasters in May 2022

Anadolu Agency 05 Jun 2022
Persistent rains displace 800 families in eastern Uganda ... Several tornadoes touch down in the US states of Texas and Oklahoma as part of a storm system, generating more twisters ... The death toll from the landslides and floods caused by heavy rains rises to 84 in the metropolitan region of Recife, the capital of northeastern Pernambuco state of Brazil.
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Death toll climbs to 128 from heavy rains in Brazil

China.dot.org 04 Jun 2022
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 3 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from heavy rains in Recife, capital of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, and its metropolitan area has risen to 128, local ...
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Death toll climbs to 128 from heavy rain in Brazil

TeluguStop 04 Jun 2022
Brasilia, June 4 . The death toll from heavy rain in Recife, capital of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, and its metropolitan area has risen to. Source.TeluguStop.com Read More. ....
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Death toll from rains in Brazil rises to 127

La Prensa Latina 03 Jun 2022
Recife, Brazil, June 2 (EFE).- The death toll from heavy rains in Brazil’s northeastern state of Pernambuco has risen to 127, officials said on Thursday ... It said searchers found three bodies in the regional capital of Recife over the past day. The majority of the deaths were in the Recife metropolitan, the worst affected region.
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Fear of landslides haunts Brazil survivors

Urdu Point 02 Jun 2022
The mayor's office of Recife -- the capital of the northeastern state of Pernambuco -- set up telephone and WhatsApp lines for neighbors to report incidents, and said more than 200 officials were in the area for "cleaning, social assistance, civil defense and health."
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Death toll from heavy rains in Brazil's Pernambuco state rises to 107

Xinhua 02 Jun 2022
At least 6,650 people have been displaced by the rains, which caused major flooding and landslides that buried dozens of houses, causing most of the deaths in the state capital Recife and its metropolitan area ... dollars to rebuild affected areas ... ■ ... .
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Death toll climbs to 100 from heavy rains in Brazil

ECNS 01 Jun 2022
The death toll from heavy rains in the northeastern Brazilian state of Pernambuco has risen to 100, primarily in the state capital Recife and its metropolitan area, rescue teams said Tuesday ... ....
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Toll Climbs To 100 From Heavy Rains In Brazil

MENA FN 01 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - IANS) Rio De Janeiro, June 1 (IANS) The toll from heavy rains in the northeastern Brazilian state of Pernambuco has risen to 100, primarily in the state capital Recife and its metropolitan ... .
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Death Toll in Brazilian Floods Rises to 106, 10 Still Missing

The Epoch Times 01 Jun 2022
... Twitter that an alert was in place for the “very high” possibility of more flooding in Pernambuco, including its capital, Recife.
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Death toll from landslides, floods in northeast Brazil exceeds 100

Anadolu Agency 01 Jun 2022
Ten people are still missing after heavy rains battered the metropolitan region of Recife, the capital of ...
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Death toll from Brazil floods at least 91, with dozens lost

Federal News Radio 31 May 2022
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday flew over the affected area of Pernambuco’s capital, Recife, and neighboring Jaboatao dos Guararapes ... Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday flew over the affected area of Pernambuco’s capital, Recife, and neighboring Jaboatao dos Guararapes.
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Death toll from torrential rains in northeast Brazil reaches 100

Al Jazeera 31 May 2022
Mudslides have devastated entire impoverished communities outside the city of Recife, the capital of Pernambuco state ... Rubble from houses damaged by heavy rains in the Coqueiral neighbourhood of Recife [Diego Nigro/Reuters].
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Bolsonaro visits disaster zone after deadly Brazil rains

Manila Standard 31 May 2022
Rescue workers remove mud and debris at the scene of a landslide in the community Jardim Monte Verde, Ibura neighbourhood, in Recife, Pernambuco State, Brazil, on May 30, 2022 ... The risk of floods in and around Recife, the capital of Pernambuco state, remains “very high” for Monday, said the national disaster monitoring center, Cemaden.

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