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Thailand limits death toll from Pabuk

10 Jan 2019, UNISDR AP

Early warning and action helped ensure that tropical storm Pabuk, which struck the southern region of Thailand last week, passed with limited loss of life despite affecting hundreds of thousands of people. But the storm caused high economic losses and considerable damage to critical infrastructure, including hospitals and schools.



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