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Sri Lanka: Floods and Landslides - May 2017 - Reliefweb

Incessant rains during the past 48 hours across Sri Lanka has affected over half a million people in 7 districts. Most affected was the Rathnapura district where over 20,000 people faced flash floods. In Galle, Neluwa, Tawalama, Niyagama, Baddegama ...and more »

Sri Lankan landslides, flooding kills 122, as nation appeals for international help - ABC Online

The number of people known to have been killed in floods and landslides in Sri Lanka has risen to 122, with the country appealing for international assistance. Key points: More than 415,000 affected by heavy rain that started on Friday; Mudslides ...and more »

Monsoon-Triggered Mudslides, Floods In Sri Lanka Kill More Than 90 People - NPR

Heavy rains in Sri Lanka have prompted devastating mudslides and flooding, killing at least 91 people and leaving more than 100 missing, according to authorities. Search and rescue operations are currently underway, the Sri Lankan Disaster Management ...and more »

Over 100 Are Killed in Floods and Mudslides in Sri Lanka - New York Times

At least 122 people have been killed in floods and mudslides in Sri Lanka after the worst torrential rains to hit the tropical island nation since 2003, officials said on Saturday. The state-run disaster management center said nearly 100 people were ...and more »

91 dead, 110 missing as mudslides and floods hit Sri Lanka - Los Angeles Times

Floods and mudslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains in western and southern Sri Lanka left at least 91 dead and 110 missing, the government said Friday. The Disaster Management Center said that more than 7,800 people were affected. The death toll ...and more »

After deadly floods, landslides claim 113 lives, Sri Lanka asks for international help - Daily News & Analysis

The number of people known to have been killed in floods and landslides in Sri Lanka rose to 113, officials said on Saturday, as the country appealed for international assistance. The state-run disaster management centre said 91 people were still ...and more »

Sri Lanka appeals for international help as mudslides kill 122, force thousands to evacuate - ABC Online

Floods and torrents of mud unleashed by heavy rains in Sri Lanka have killed 122 people and left 97 others missing, and authorities have appealed for international help. Key points: More than 415,000 affected by heavy rain that started on Friday ...and more »

Heavy rains claim 26 lives in Sri Lanka - Anadolu Agency

A Sri Lankan flood victim cleans as the water level starts to decline in Wellampitiya, neighborhood of Colombo, Sri Lanka on May 25, 2016. ( Chamila Karunarathne - Anadolu Agency ). related news. Assad regime hits Damascus suburb, kills 12 civilians ...and more »

Sri Lanka landslides, floods death toll rises to 91 - Gulf Times

Indian Navy troops offload emergency supplies from the ship Kirch at Colombo harbour on Saturday. Indian medical teams and emergency relief arrived in Sri Lanka on Saturday as the monsoon-related death toll reached 100 and authorities warned of more ...and more »

Sri Lanka floods: 100 killed, 99 missing - BBC News

Flooding and mudslides triggered by monsoon rains in Sri Lanka have killed 100 people, with 99 missing. About 200,382 people have been affected in the south and west of the country, the disaster management centre said. India has sent a naval ship with ...and more »