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Thailand: Bangkok Evacuates As Floodwaters Rise

Thailand: Bangkok Evacuates As Floodwaters RiseHighways in Bangkok have been partially submerged by floodwaters which are rising in the city and threatening more districts. Authorities are facing a race against time to pump water towards the sea and defend the business district but markets and other areas have already been affected. Thailand’s worst flooding in five decades has killed at least 356 people and affected nearly 2.5 million.