Floods in Syria’s Raqqa kill seven, destroy bridge

Floods in Syria’s Raqqa kill seven, destroy bridge

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Orient Net
Date: 2020-03-28 09:06
Rainwater has flooded several villages and towns in Raqqa countryside, killing civilians and destroying a bridge, local social media reported on Saturday (March 28).

Raqqa countryside witnessed on Friday night a rainstorm which killed at least seven civilians and destroyed a bridge near al-Sharidah village in Raqqa eastern countryside due to the torrential rains and floods that formed as a result of the rains that the province witnessed, Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently reported.


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Torrential rains and floods swept some of the cars and forced thousands of people to evacuate after their homes were severely damaged. 

Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently posted a video, showing the damage caused by the torrential rains and floods in Ratla village.


The inhabitants appealed to humanitarian organizations, NGOs, and INGOs to help them find solutions.

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