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Flash floods, landslides hit SW China

CHENGDU, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rain since Saturday have left eight people dead,64 injured and more than three million people affected in and around Dazhou City, in southwest China's Sichuan Province, a local official said on Monday.
Photo: A man tries to climb to a floodgate to unlock the valve to sluice in Zijin County of south China's Guangdong Province on Saturday.

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