On August 29 2005 Katrina caused 53 different levee breaches in greater New Orleans, submerging eighty percent of the city. The storm surge also devastated the coasts of Mississippi and Alabama, making Katrina the most destructive and costliest natural  disaster in the history of the United States, and the deadliest hurricane since the 1928 Okeechobee Hurricane. [...]
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Afghanistan has (already) faced decades of war. Nevertheless the (international) community is trying to rebuild the war-torn country. The International Committee of the Blue Shield (ICBS) have released the following statement on the international support pledged for the reconstruction of the Cultural Heritage in Afghanistan March 14th 2003 Notwithstanding the fact that several organisations and individuals [...]
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