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Future tsunamis possible in the Red Sea's Gulf of Elat-Aqaba

12 Jun 2019, SSA

Researchers urge countries around the northeastern tip of the Red Sea to prepare for tsunamis in the region, caused by the Dead Sea Transform fault.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Supreme Council of Civil Defence, General Directorate of Civil Defence Disaster Management
  • Website: http://www.cdd.gov.jo/english/index.php
  • Contact:Director of Disaster Management Department
  • Phone:+962 775444907 +962795666364


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  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Center for Security and Crisis Management
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  • Contact:Operations And Plans Director
  • Phone:+962 657 773 78 +962 772 787 617
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