An aerial view of flooding in Khuzestan on Saturday. Reuters
Iran moved on Saturday to evacuate more towns and villages threatened by floods after continued rain in the southwest of the country
The two southwestern provinces are the latest overwhelmed by floods that first hit the northeast of the usually arid country, forcing hundreds of thousands to evacuate from cities and villages.
The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, will coordinate with its Saudi counterpart on the best ways of implementing the initiative.
Thousands have camped outside the military headquarters in central Khartoum since before Bashir was deposed, and have vowed not to leave the area until their demand has been met.
Beijing plans to send a manned mission to the moon and to build a research station there within the next decade, state media reported on Wednesday, citing a top space official.
The somber statistic reflects what many say is a growing problem in Afghanistan's brutal war, in which civilians die not only in massive suicide bombings and insurgent attacks but also in the cross-fire as Afghan and Nato forces pursue militants.