Woman in the dining room of her damaged house on June 26, 2021 in Mikulčice, Czech Republic.

Tornado Causes Severe Damage In Southeast Czech Republic

In the evening of June 24, 2021, a massive tornado swept through the region of South Moravia injuring hundreds and destroying several villages in the area. It claimed six victims thus being the deadliest European tornado in the last 20 years I was on the ground the morning after the event that changed lives of many Moravian families

Robert Barca

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He works at AFP as a fact-checker and at Getty Images as a freelance reportage photographer. He studies at the Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava. In the past he worked for týždeň magazine and Denník N. He started with photography in 2008 and focuses on documentary and reportage photography. He is based in Bratislava, Slovakia.