Why does God allow natural disasters?

I mean, in the past His punishment was aimed at those who are tyrannical and evil. Now most of the victims in natural disasters are poor and helpless societies. Why doesn't He strike with vengeance those who are responsible for killing thousands of innocents, e.g. terrorists, Zionists..etc. Or is God not... show more I mean, in the past His punishment was aimed at those who are tyrannical and evil. Now most of the victims in natural disasters are poor and helpless societies.

Why doesn't He strike with vengeance those who are responsible for killing thousands of innocents, e.g. terrorists, Zionists..etc. Or is God not responsible for natural disasters?
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