8 fatalities after M5.1 earthquake in northeastern Afghanistan

8 fatalities after M5.1 earthquake in northeastern Afghanistan

A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M5.1 hit northeastern Afghanistan at 21:57 UTC (23:57 local time) on September 4, 2022, killing at least 8 people and injuring another 9. EMSC is reporting M5.3 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles).

Widespread flooding hits Afghanistan, leaving 22 people dead, 10 missing

Widespread flooding hits Afghanistan, leaving 22 people dead, 10 missing

At least 22 people have lost their lives as widespread flooding hit Afghanistan over the past couple of days, the country's disaster management authority (ANDMA) reported Tuesday, May 4, 2021. More than 200 homes have been damaged or destroyed, as well as wide…