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A selection of landslides

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2009

Rockfall on main road

Burying of a road; Location: Dürnstein, Austria

Rockfall On Algarve Beach

5 dead persons; Location: Albufeira, Portugal

Landslide in lake of surface mining

3 dead persons, destruction of housing development; Location: Nachterstedt, Germany

Rockfall on apartment buildings

Destruction of apartments; Location: Bad Ems, Germany

Mud flow on highway A 98

4 persons injured and destruction of cars; Location: Stockach, Germany

2008

Rockfall on slums

around 500 dead persons, destruction of housing development; Location: Kairo, Egypt

Rockfall at coast

Impairment of landscape; Location: Island Rügen, Germany

Landslide on country road

Burying of a road; Location: Dienten, Austria

2007

Mud flow

around 30 dead persons, destruction of apartments; Location: Kaschmir, Pakistan

Mud flow

around 70 dead persons, burying of housing development and cars; Location: Insel Flores, Indonesia

2006

Mud flow

around 500 dead persons, burying of housing development and cars; Location: Insel Luzon, the Philippines

Rockfall on Gotthard highway

2 dead persons, highway blocking for several weeks; Location: Gurtnellen, Switzerland

2005

Landslide on housing development

26 dead persons; Location: Bello, Colombia

Mud flow

21 dead persons, burying of housing development and roads; Location: San Antonio, Guatemala

Mud flow

around 140 dead persons, burying of housing development and roads; Location: Java, Indonesia