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 - On 10 November 2013, the coast of the Puntland region of Somalia was hit by a tropical cyclone causing heavy rainfall and flash floods. FAO Somalia’s Water and Land Information ...leer más
18/12/2013
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10/07/2008
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13/06/2008
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