Top 40 Deadliest Catastrophes in History

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7. Tsunami in the Indian Ocean

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In December 2004, there was the Sumatra-Andaman earthquake with the epicenter near the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The tsunami that followed it took the lives of nearly 230,000 people in 14 countries. The most affected countries were Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India and Thailand.

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