Overall Green alert Flood
in Iraq

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100407
Death: 5
Displaced: 600
Countries: Iraq
From - To 17 Mar - 17 Mar

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Iraq, March 2020According to media, five people died in Baqubah City (Diyala Governorate, central-eastern Iraq), while damage to buildings and roads occurred in Nineveh and Salah ad-Din Governorates. In Mosul City (Nineveh), several people residing along Tigris River were evacuated.Tue 17 Mar 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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