"Torrential rain has caused severe floods in western Afghanistan, and claimed at least 35 lives, according to the authorities. Homes and easier shelter for homeless families has been swept away. Only in one province, Balkh, is spoken of 3,000 destroyed homes."
"the Floods have also affecting four additional provinces: jawzjan province, Badghis, Herat and Sar-i-Pul."
"it was in his hold desperate already before. Hundreds of thousands of people in western Afghanistan have been forced to leave their homes because of last year's severe drought. An earlier flood in march already pose a risk to this year's veteskörd hit hard."
"Even the neighboring Iran has recently suffered greatly by the floods."