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Armenia: Hail Storm - May 2013

Status
Past
Countries
Armenia
Disaster types
Severe Local Storm

Between 12 to 17 May 2013, devastating hail storms damaged almost all yield capacity of more than half of the communities in Armenia's Armavir region. The disaster affected 46 communities, 12,800 households and over 5,000 hectares of agricultural lands in the region. More than 7,100 households have lost 100 per cent of their farms' yield capacity. (IFRC, 5 Jun 2013)