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Australia: Nearly 2, 000 people cut off by floods

Nearly 2,000 people in the small town of Wee Waa, in south-eastern Australia have been cut off by flooding.

Emergency supplies have been flown to the area but more wet weather is forecast.

The flooding, which has affected a large corner of north-western, New South Wales, has claimed the life of a three-year-old boy.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Sydney.

  • 28 Nov 2011
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