Continues in the Atlantic hurricane season. On the eve of the Central America was struck by a tropical storm “Nate” (Nate). The storm caused heavy rains and floods. Currently, from the disaster suffered three countries – Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Honduras. Killed at least 22 people, reports the BBC.
Thus, in Nicaragua, 11 people were killed in Costa Rica – eight, in Honduras – three. According to some, another person was killed in El Salvador. Seven people in Nicaragua are reported missing, reports channel NTN24 , citing data from the Vice-President Rosario Murillo.
The authorities of these countries carry out evacuation of population from affected areas. Costa Rica has already evacuated thousands of people. In connection with the hurricane, the authorities introduced throughout its territory a state of emergency (state of emergency). This was reported in his microblog on Twitter President Luis Guillermo Solis. He also addedthat Thursday and Friday (5 and 6 October) declared weekend.
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