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Flooding in China

A man sits in the attic of his flooded house after a flood in Zhaoqing, Guangdong province. REUTERS/Stringer

A man sits in the attic of his flooded house after a flood in Zhaoqing, Guangdong province. REUTERS/Stringer

A man sits in the attic of his flooded house after a flood in Zhaoqing, Guangdong province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers row as they transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers row as they transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers row as they transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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People spend time at a flooded bank of the Yangtze River in Wuhan, Hubei province. REUTERS/Stringer

People spend time at a flooded bank of the Yangtze River in Wuhan, Hubei province. REUTERS/Stringer

People spend time at a flooded bank of the Yangtze River in Wuhan, Hubei province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. Torrential rain lashed parts of central and south, with floods forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes.


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Rescuers transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. Torrential rain lashed parts of central and south, with floods forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers transfer residents with a boat at a flooded area in Guilin, Guangxi province. Torrential rain lashed parts of central and south, with floods forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes. REUTERS/Stringer
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Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province.

Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province.

Students are transferred by a forklift through a flooded area at a college in Guilin, Guangxi province.
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Paramilitary policemen sweep a flooded street in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Paramilitary policemen sweep a flooded street in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

Paramilitary policemen sweep a flooded street in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers pile up sandbags to block flood waters at a flooded village in Yiyang, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers pile up sandbags to block flood waters at a flooded village in Yiyang, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers pile up sandbags to block flood waters at a flooded village in Yiyang, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Health workers spray disinfectant along the bank of Rong River after a flood in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. China Daily via REUTERS

Health workers spray disinfectant along the bank of Rong River after a flood in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. China Daily via REUTERS

Health workers spray disinfectant along the bank of Rong River after a flood in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. China Daily via REUTERS
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A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. 
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A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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People watch the rising water level of the Li River during a flood in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. REUTERS/Stringer

People watch the rising water level of the Li River during a flood in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. REUTERS/Stringer

People watch the rising water level of the Li River during a flood in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. REUTERS/Stringer
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A damaged car is seen under a bridge after a flood in Quanzhou County, in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A damaged car is seen under a bridge after a flood in Quanzhou County, in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A damaged car is seen under a bridge after a flood in Quanzhou County, in Guilin, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man makes his way with a wooden boat through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A man makes his way with a wooden boat through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A man makes his way with a wooden boat through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Pedestrians and vehicles cross a flooded street during heavy rain in Changsha, Hunan province. CNS/Yang Huafeng via REUTERS

Pedestrians and vehicles cross a flooded street during heavy rain in Changsha, Hunan province. CNS/Yang Huafeng via REUTERS

Pedestrians and vehicles cross a flooded street during heavy rain in Changsha, Hunan province. CNS/Yang Huafeng via REUTERS
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Rescuers evacuate people during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers evacuate people during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers evacuate people during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer
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A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

A general view shows a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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People make their way with boats through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

People make their way with boats through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer

People make their way with boats through a flooded area in Liuzhou, Guangxi province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers evacuate people by boat during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers evacuate people by boat during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers evacuate people by boat during a flood in Xinshao county, Hunan province. REUTERS/Stringer
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