Myanmar floods force more than 100,000 to flee homes

FILE PHOTO: People wade through a flooded street in Bago, Myanmar, July 27, 2018. Picture taken July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

YANGON (Reuters) – Monsoon floods in Myanmar have killed at least 11 people and forced more than 100,000 to flee their homes, government officials said on Monday, as rescue workers ferried stranded residents to safety by boat. Heavy rain has hammered southern, eastern and central parts of the country since last week, cutting off highways, […]

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