A storm warning was announced in the Krymsk district of the Krasnodar region, because of heavy showers, expected on Friday afternoon, the main department of civil defence and emergencies of the Krasnodar territory told RIA Novosti.
Two settlements (Verkhny Adagum and Nizhnebakansky) were completely washed away, and three more were half-flooded in the Krymsk district. Some 7,000 houses suffered from the disaster in Krymsk itself, with 55 being completely destroyed.
According to precise data, four people were killed in the disaster.
The strike was defensive in nature and came in response to three attacks on the US military in February