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Heavy monsoon rains in Myanmar and India trigger flooding

Heavy monsoon rains in Myanmar and India trigger flooding

By Tuesday 04, Aug, 2015

Devastation caused by flooding in Myanmar is set to worsen in coming weeks, World Vision has warned. Nearly 172,000 people h…

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