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China floods leave thousands stranded

Heavy rainstorms have battered parts of China, causing floods that have left thousands of people stranded.

The army has been deployed to rescue victims and build dikes.

In one town, 16 inches (41cm) of rain fell in 24 hours.

Laura Westbrook reports.

  • 26 Aug
  • From the section Asia
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