Here the latest reports of dramatic and killer floods across the world.
As if all crises had to come together… While many countries are in lockdowns, other natural disasters of unprecedented proportions hit. Here a compilation of the latest apocalyptic floods that currently disrupt lives in many countries around the world.
Yemen torn by once-in-a generation floods
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Severe Floods force evacuations in Fort McMurray, Canada
Flash flooding kills at least 4 dead in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia – Somalia also hit
Floods destroy shelters in displacement camps in Chad and Burkina Fasso
Heavy rainfall causes deadly landslide in Cauca, Colombia killing at least 3
Thousands displaced in Kenya
Meanwhile 29 people died in the massive mudslides and flooding in the border areas of Elgeyo Marakwet and West Pokot counties on 18 April.
Deadly floods and mudslides hit northern Tanzania
Two fatalities were reported in Arumeru District, Arusha Region, where at least 50 homes have been destroyed.
Flooding kills more than 20 dead in Angola and 30 Congo
Heavy rain caused the Mulongwe river to break its banks in Uvira city, causing significant, destroying at least 3,500 homes and damaging more than 15,000 homes as well as 7 bridges.