Overall Green alert Flood
in Syria

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101854
Death: 0
Displaced: 500
Countries: Syria
From - To 08 Feb - 10 Feb

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Syria, Early February 2023Reuters reported 500 families evacuated the town of Al-Tloul, near Salqin in Idlib Governorate, northern Syria, after the recent earthquakes in Turkey damaged a dam on the Orontes river which forms the border between Syria and Turkey. The river was reportedly already swollen after recent heavy rain.Fri 10 Feb 2023FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 52 | About casualties: 16 | Last hour: 0

Pak Man's Turkey Quake Donation Moves PM Sharif, But Twitter Has Quest ... 2023-02-13T13:17+0100.

Pakistan is gripped by a major economic crisis, with the rupee plummeting and inflation soaring. Amid this, Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday claimed that an anonymous Pakistani national donated $30 million to Turkey-Syria
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Pakistani Prime Minister Shebaz Sharif was brutally vandalized after c ... 2023-02-13T11:45+0100.

Pakistani Prime Minister Shebaz Sharif was brutally vandalized after claiming an anonymous Pakistani donated US$30 million to Turkey earthquake victims. In a bizarre claim, Pakistani Prime Minister Shebaz Sharif claimed that an unnamed Pak
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Anonymous Pakistani donates $30 million to Turkey earthquake, netizens ... 2023-02-13T09:00+0100.

Islamabad: Pakistan has been reeling under acute economic crisis with the country’s foreign currency reserves fallen to less than $3 billion. Amid this, an anonymous Pakistani national donated $30 million to Turkey-Syria earthquake victims,
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Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif brutally trolled for claiming anonymous Pak ... 2023-02-13T05:48+0100.

In a bizarre claim, Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has claimed that an anonymous Pakistani has donated USD 30 million for the victims of Turkey-Syria earthquake. The Pakistan PM said that the Pakistani citizen went to the Turkish em
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (4), DesInventar (1), INFORM (2),