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Landslide causes damage in Aley.

Summary: A landslide in the village of Besrine in Aley has severely damaged a house, carpentry workshop and a building under construction, the National News Agency said Wednesday...

BEIRUT: A landslide in the village of Besrine in Aley has severely damaged a house, carpentry workshop and a building under construction, the National News Agency said Wednesday.

According to the NNA, the landslide caused by heavy rain earlier this week resulted in material damage to Gibran Anis Habr's house and a building under construction.

The landslide swept through the area, carrying with it large rocks. The NNA also said that the landslide flooded the area surrounding the building, and Civil Defense units have been dispatched to move the water away from the construction site.

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Publication:The Daily Star (Beirut, Lebanon)
Date:Jan 19, 2012
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