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August 26, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

This year the annual WorldRiskReport published by UN agencies focuses on logistics and infrastructure. Recent floods in Macedonia are a good example of failed disaster prevention and neglected infrastructure. Almost […]

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Macedonian Jewish Community, JDC aids thousands after deadly storms in Macedonia

August 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A week after the August 6-7 disastrous floods that struck Macedonia, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) together with the Jewish C ...

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Bulgaria sends humanitarian aid after Skopje, Tetevo fatal floods

August 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet said on August 17 that it was sending humanitarian assistance worth about 120 000 leva (about 61 000 euro) to the Republic of Ma ...

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EU provides new humanitarian assistance to Macedonia after deadly floods

August 15, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission announced on August 15 a sum of 150 000 euro in humanitarian assistance to support people affected by the recent flash floods ...

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    More than 5000 homes damaged in floods in Macedonia
    August 10, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Initial assessments by the Macedonian government commission for crisis management are that this past weekend’s floods substantially damaged 5000 homes and severely affected families in 12 residential areas of the […]

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    Serbia sending joint army-police teams to Bulgarian border
    July 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Serbian government has decided to set up joint military and police teams to be deployed at its borders with Bulgaria and Macedonia to stop migrants crossing the border illegally, with […]