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Sandra Bullock donates a million dollars for emergency assistance Harvey

Sandra Bullock donates a million dollars for emergency assistance Harvey

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Actress Sandra Bullock has 1 million dollars (830.000 euros) will be donated to the American Red Cross for the emergency assistance to residents of the state of Texas, who are groaning under the aftermath of hurricane Harvey.

That has the aid organization Tuesday confirmed.

Bullock has a house in Texas, and calls on the Americans to Texans affected by hurricane Harvey to the rescue to shoot. “There are people stuck surrounded by three meter high water,” says the actress.

The Red Cross is pleased with the support of Bullock. “This is an incredible gift. We are very grateful. We received during disasters such as this, many donations and the help of a star like Sandra Bullock brings the relief under the attention,” says the organisation.

The American president Donald Trump has on Tuesday paid a visit to the areas in Texas that have been hard hit by hurricane Harvey. He said, in cooperation with the U.s. Congress to ensure that appropriate assistance is concluded.

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Bullock is not the only American celebrity to cash grants to the victims of hurricane Harvey. Kim Kardashian makes Tuesday, Twitter announced a half a million dollars to donate, and also including Beyoncé, comedian Kevin Hart and actor Dwayne Johnson to give money to aid organizations.

Flooding in Houston after hurricane Harvey

Residents of Houston to leave running the city, looking for a safe shelter.
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Residents of Houston to be with their baby of three weeks old, rescued from their house.
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Monday is a total of twenty thousand people were rescued by the authorities.
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About three thousand reservists have been called to the rescue to assist in the solving of emergencies and for the evacuation of people in the triangle of Houston, Victoria and Corpus Christi.
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In parts of Houston is in 48 hours time 76 inches of rain fell, reports the National Weather Service. There is still certainly a same amount of rest.
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So far, there are two fatalities reported.
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The American president Donald Trump brings Tuesday a visit to Texas for the disastrous consequences of Harvey to behold.
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So far, there are already only in and around Houston for more than a thousand people are saved. They had taken refuge on the roofs of cars and houses.
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