- Jul 4, 2020
Midland and the surrounding areas of Sanford and Edenville in Michigan were already suffering from the effects of COVID-19 when another catastrophe struck May 19.
Incessant rain and floods have forced hundreds of thousands of people to move to safer places in eastern India’s Assam state, adding to the misery brought by the COVID-19 pandemic and a mid-May cyclone.
Flooding in East Africa has added another challenge to five nations already fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kenya’s Catholic bishops prayed for the more than 100 people who have died in flooding, landslides and mudslides since October.
One of the most ancient churches of Venice, a Byzantine basilica established in the year 639, counts among the 60 churches damaged in three exceptional floods last week, officials said Tuesday.
Catholic charities in East Africa are struggling to deal with the severe floods that have affected over 2.5 million people in the region.