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Heart Breaking Photos From Tbilisi Flood

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Lions, tigers, bears and other wild animals escaped from a zoo in the Georgian capital Tbilisi Sunday, adding to chaos caused by flooding that killed at least 10 people, officials said. Police and soldiers were hunting down the animals, recapturing some and shooting others dead, while rescuers airlifted scores of …

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Devastating Flood in Georgia: Death Toll at Least 8, Buildings Collapse

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The death toll from the flooding in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi has reached at least eight people, the city’s Mayor David Narmania said Sunday. TBILISI  — A heavy rainstorm hit Tbilisi on Saturday evening, damaging power lines and causing multiple roads and buildings to collapse as floodwaters rushed through the capital. Search and …

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Tbilisi Mayor Calls Volunteers To Heroes’ Square

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Tbilisi Mayor publishes a post calling Georgian citizens to Heroes Square. Volunteers come and we are pleased to engage them. They help our services, especially physically. Those who wish to help our employees to more quickly isolate the damaged areas, you can come to  Heroes’ Square, where people are distributed …

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Tbilisi flood: Seven People Dead, Dozens Go Missing

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Wolves, bears, tigers, lions and a hippo have all been set loose from a major city zoo in a freak flood that also killed seven people. Terrified residents have been warned to stay in doors by frantic authorities in Tbilisi, Geoorgia, after the flood sent dozens of dangerous animals roaming …

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Flood Hits Tbilisi

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People are advised not to leave homes as animals escaped from the flooded Tbilisi Zoo after heavy rain hit the Georgian capital overnight. Heavy rainfall, which started before midnight, turned normally small stream, Vere, which runs in the Tbilisi center across Vake and Saburtalo districts, into a raging river. A huge …

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