County officials said roughly 10,000 people have been affected so far with no injuries or fatalities reported . The state had already experienced such intense flooding on Tuesday that people who lived in the area were forced to evacuate after the breach caused it to fail.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the country's emergency response measures on Monday night, ahead of the storm's landfall in India . Sea will remain very high near the super cyclone centre. In Odisha, the Naveen Patnaik government on Tuesday opposed what it defined as a "reckless evacuation" of people. He said 12,078 shelters have been kept ready in 19 coastal districts.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday blasted China and the WHO for excluding Taiwan from this week's health assembly. "Beijing has given up on hoping for demonstrations of "sincerity" from Tsai - partly because they set the bar too high and partly because they don't believe she is honest anyway", said Dr Jonathan Sullivan, director of China programmes at the University of Nottingham.
The National Weather Service is calling the situation "an extremely dangerous" one, per the BBC . One such video showed the exact moment after the Edenville Dam breached. As the scale of damage becomes clearer, Whitmer said her administration is investigating how the dams failed and who was responsible. In 2018, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission revoked the license of the company that operated the Edenville Dam due to non-compliance issues that included spillway capacity and ...
The letter outlines a 30-day deadline for the body to commit to "substantive improvements" or risk losing millions and USA membership altogether. Trump had already suspended USA funding to the United Nations body, and after his White House comments Monday, he tweeted a letter he had sent to Tedros threatening to make that freeze permanent and withdraw from the organisation.
Presidents of both parties have briefly eschewed partisanship to honor the men whom they replaced. After Inspector General Michael Horowitz issued his report past year, the attorney general said that the probe showed that "the FBI launched an intrusive investigation of a US presidential campaign on the thinnest of suspicions that, in my view, were insufficient to justify the steps taken".