Floods in Sudan

September 7th, 2020

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Heavy rainfall has caused severe flooding across parts of Sudan, with authorities declaring a national state of emergency for 3 months. Hundreds have died, 100,000 homes have been lost, and it is estimated nearly 500,000 people have been displaced.

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A comparison between July 1, 2020 and September 1, 2020 near Singa, Sudan.