In Tajikistan an avalanche killed seven people

At least seven people were killed in avalanches in the mountainous region in the South of Tajikistan. As reports Radio Freedom, avalanches caused by the warming that followed heavy snowfall.

The press-Secretary of emergency Committee of Tajikistan said that the death toll could rise. Rescuers continue to work on the highway Dushanbe-Khujand in the Gorno-Badakhshan region, where over the weekend has registered more than 40 major avalanches.

According to authorities, 28 Jan saved about 500 people, who were trapped in their cars after the avalanches.

As a result of avalanches and landslides in Tajikistan annually killed dozens of people.

Recall, January 18 from three strong quake with magnitude 5.3 occurred on the territory of Central Italy. As a result of avalanches due to earthquakes, under the snow was the building of the hotel Rigopiano in Farindola, on mount Gran Sasso.

Victims of avalanche of steel by 29 people.

In Tajikistan an avalanche killed seven people 30.01.2017

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