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Storm Eta death tolls rise in Panama, Mexico, Honduras
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Storm Eta death tolls rise in Panama, Mexico, Honduras

AFP - November 8, 2020

Torrential rain and a bitter cold front linked to storm system Eta have claimed at least 20 lives in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, officials said…

Storm Eta leaves 150 dead or missing in Guatemala
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Guatemala
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Storm Eta leaves 150 dead or missing in Guatemala

AFP - November 7, 2020

About 150 people have either died or remain unaccounted for in Guatemala due to mudslides caused by powerful storm Eta, which buried an entire village, President Alejandro…

Evacuations, landslides and road closures reported in Costa Rica: Friday afternoon update
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Evacuations, landslides and road closures reported in Costa Rica: Friday afternoon update

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 6, 2020

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission (CNE) says more than 1,700 people have been evacuated due to landslides and flooding related to Eta, the hurricane that devastated much…

Central America evaluates the destruction caused by cyclone Eta
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Costa Rica
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Central America evaluates the destruction caused by cyclone Eta

AFP - November 6, 2020

Central America, which is still being affected by bad weather, on Friday began assessing the destruction caused by Hurricane Eta, which left dozens of deaths, buried houses,…

Floods and landslides kill 18 as Eta takes a toll on Central America
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Costa Rica
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Floods and landslides kill 18 as Eta takes a toll on Central America

Noe LEIVA / AFP - November 5, 2020

The death toll in Central America from Hurricane Eta rose to at least 18 on Thursday as the storm weakened into a tropical depression, while rising floodwaters and…

Costa Rica places 8 cantons under Red Alert; 2 people reported dead due to landslides
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica places 8 cantons under Red Alert; 2 people reported dead due to landslides

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 5, 2020

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission (CNE) on Thursday afternoon extended Red Alerts to three more cantons due to flooding and landslides associated with Hurricane Eta. Parrita and…

Four die in Guatemala landslides caused by storm Eta
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Guatemala
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Four die in Guatemala landslides caused by storm Eta

AFP - November 5, 2020

At least four people, including two children, died in landslides as tropical depression Eta powered through Guatemala after wreaking devastation in parts of neighboring Central American countries,…

Evacuations, landslides and road closures reported in Costa Rica: Thursday morning update
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Costa Rica
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Evacuations, landslides and road closures reported in Costa Rica: Thursday morning update

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 5, 2020

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission (CNE) says 1,361 people have been evacuated due to landslides and flooding related to Eta, which made landfall in Nicaragua on Tuesday…

Costa Rica issues Red Alert for 5 cantons due to flooding, landslides
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica issues Red Alert for 5 cantons due to flooding, landslides

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 4, 2020

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission (CNE) on Wednesday evening issued Red Alerts for five cantons due to flooding and landslides associated with Hurricane Eta. The Red Alert…

Evacuations, landslides and road damage reported in Costa Rica: Wednesday afternoon update
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Costa Rica
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Evacuations, landslides and road damage reported in Costa Rica: Wednesday afternoon update

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 4, 2020

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission (CNE) says 588 people have been evacuated due to landslides and flooding related to Hurricane Eta, which made landfall in Nicaragua on…