Biggest National Disaster Countries

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Can you name the modern-day countries that suffered these post 1900 disasters?

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Avalanche
1970 Huascarán avalanche (20,000) 
1962 Huascarán avalanche (4,000) 
1951 Winter of Terror (265) 
2010 Salang avalanches (172) 
2002 Kolka-Karmadon rock slide (125) 
2010 Kohistan avalanche (102) 
Blizzard
1972 ____ blizzard (4,000) 
2008 ___________ blizzard (926) 
1993 Storm of the Century (318) 
1902 Hakko-da Mountains (199) 
1996 (The Blizzard of) (154) 
1940 Armistice Day Blizzard (144) 
Cyclone
1970 Bhola cyclone (500,000) 
1975 Super Typhoon Nina (229,000) 
1991 __________ cyclone (138,866) 
2008 Cyclone Nargis (138,366) 
1912 ____ typhoon (50,000) 
1942 _____ cyclone (40,000) 
Earthquake
1976 Tangshan earthquake (650,000+) 
1920 Haiyuan earthquake (273,400) 
2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (230,000) 
1923 Great Kanto earthquake (142,807) 
1908 Messina earthquake (123,000) 
2010 _____ earthquake (100,000+) 
Flood/Landslide
1931 _____ floods (1 million+) 
1938 Huang He flood (500,000+) 
1975 Banqiao Dam floods (229,000) 
1935 Yangtze river flood (145,000) 
1971 Red River Delta flood (100,000) 
1911 Yangtze River flood (100,000) 
Storm (non-cyclone)
1999 mudslides (15,000) 
Rio de Janeiro mudslides (1,000) 
1913 Great Lakes Storm (250) 
1996 Amarnath Yatra tragedy (242) 
1972 Rainstorm Disasters (156) 
2008 Santa Catarina mudslides (128) 
Tornado
1989 Daulatpur-Salturia Tornado (1,300) 
1969 Tornado (923) 
1925 Tri-State Tornado (695) 
1973 Dhaka Tornado (681) 
1964 Narail-Magura Tornadoes (500) 
1951 _______ Tornado (500) 
Volcano
1902 Mount Pelée (29,000) 
1985) Nevado del Ruiz - Armero (23,000) 
1902 Santa Maria (6,000) 
1912 Kelut (5,115) 
1902 La Soufrière (1,680) 
1991 Mount Pinatubo (700) 
Wildfire
1936 Kursha-2 Fire (1,200) 
1918 Cloquet Fire (453) 
1916 Matheson Fire (273) 
1997 Sumatra and Kalimantan Fires (240) 
1949 Landes region fires (230) 
1987 Black Dragon Fire (312) 

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