Trump has declared a state of emergency in California in connection with the threat of a dam break

By the decree of the President of the United States Donald trump in the state of California declared an emergency in connection with the threat of a dam break on lake Oroville.

What threatens Californians dam failure?

Trump has ordered that the Federal government has supported the administration of the state, reports TASS with reference to the press service of the White house.

The President specifically ordered that the Department of homeland security and the Federal emergency management USA (FEMA) to coordinate their actions to assist the state.

We will remind, in the night of Monday, February 13 in California was evacuated because of the destruction of the dam “Oroville”, which caused heavy rains. Home left about 190 thousand people. Local authorities have downgraded the severity to “warning about a possible evacuation”, the residents of three counties were allowed to return home.


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