Death toll from floods in Jordan rises to 11

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[Jordan], Nov 10 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of fatalities from mudslides caused by floods in Jordan has climbed to 11, the Jordanian government spokeswoman, Jumana Ghunaimat, said in a statement on

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Flash Flood Rushes Through Canyon in Jordan's Petra, Chasing Donkeys, Knocking Down People
The ancient ruins of Petra were evacuated after fatal flash floods swept through the country, according to local reports. Multiple fatalities were reported as floods swept parts of Jordan, according to the Minister of State for Media Affairs. Jordan’s state news agency Petra said seven people were killed by the floods. Search and rescue efforts by the Jordanian Civil Defense were underway in Madaba, following reports of five missing people, reports said. Last month, flash flooding swept away a school bus near the Dead Sea, leading to 18 deaths, local news reported. Footage from Petra shows the floods sweeping through the Petra canyons, as tourists seek safety on higher ground. Credit: Laura Austin via Storyful

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