“It’s incredible”, “Few concrete things”: the opposition criticizes the inaction of Minister Verlinden following the July floods

“The apprenticeship commission you announced has still not been set up. It’s incredible, I don’t understand why it’s taking so long,” criticized Yngvild Ingels (N-VA). “What is your plan for preventing this kind of disaster?” added Nabil Boukili (PTB). Annelies Verlinden disputed these reproaches. “A first analysis of the operation of the emergency services has … Read more

In Chaudfontaine, Stéphanie is looking for the son of a farmer who saved her from the floods when she was about to give birth to twins.

Six months have passed since the deadly floods that left 39 dead and more than 100,000 affected. Stéphanie is one of the victims of this disaster. She is the mother of twins aged exactly… 6 months. This mother was indeed about to give birth when her house was drowned under two meters of water, in … Read more

A Total of 7 Thousand Jayapura City Residents Affected by Floods and Landslides

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — A total of 7,005 residents Jayapura CityPapua is reported to be affected by natural disasters flood and landslide. Thousands of affected residents live in four of the five existing districts, namely North Jayapura District, South Jayapura, Abepura and Heram District. Deputy Mayor of Jayapura, Rustan Saru, who is also the Head … Read more

firefighters on site after the river overflowed, “we didn’t expect it to go up so hard”

Posted on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at 10:47 a.m. Through Aurélie Urbain It is an early awakening that the Honnellois had this Sunday, around 5 am. A resident alerted the municipal authorities because the Grande Honnelle was overflowing! Firefighters attended. “Everything is under control,” said the mayor. The rain fell overnight from Saturday to Sunday … Read more

US state of emergency due to floods and avalanches (Video)

Floods and avalanches have caused a state of emergency in the American Northwest. There are settlements cut off from the world because of the incoming waters. The main highway east of Seattle was closed after 40 avalanches fell in the area in two days. News helicopters filmed an operation to rescue a family from a … Read more

A number of roads in Surabaya are submerged by floods, traffic jams spread

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — Heavy rain in the city Surabaya, Friday (7/1) afternoon, a number of main roads in the capital city of East Java were submerged flood. It also triggers traffic jams. Monitoring CNNIndonesia.com, one of the roads that was flooded is Jalan Kertajaya. The water level reaches 10 to 20 centimeters. “The water … Read more

Surabaya Floods After Heavy Rain, Eri Cahyadi Checks Directly on the Street

Eri Cahyadi, Mayor of Surabaya, directly checked a number of flooded spots after heavy rains, Friday (7/1/2022). One of them is in the Dharmawangsa Street area. Eri looked at a number of channels and communicated with his staff while giving directions using his HT or cellphone. In a white shirt without a raincoat, Mayor Eri’s … Read more

Anger of the inhabitants in Hargimont where a river came out of its bed: “Nothing has been done since the floods in July”

La Wamme got out of bed in places in the south of the country. Fields are partly under water in Hargimont, where the inhabitants are angry. They were flooded in July and since, according to them, the river has still not been cleared. At the edge of this stream in Hargimont, traces of the July … Read more

around twenty interventions for floods in Picardy Wallonia (Tournai)

The firefighters intervened about twenty times. Archive EdA The firefighters had to intervene on numerous occasions following the heavy rains, in the night from Sunday to Monday. Torrential rains fell overnight from Sunday to Monday in part of Picardy Wallonia. The firefighters went out about twenty times for flooding, mainly on public roads. Coming from … Read more

“The insurance company had contested my demolition order”

Posted on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at 10:29 p.m. Through Adrien Renkin This Thursday in the early evening, a house threatened to collapse in Pepinster. The rue Massau is closed on a strip. Pepinster is still suffering from the consequences of the floods. As recently as Thursday evening, a house threatened to collapse in rue … Read more