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Massive Flooding Inundates Kazakhstan, Forcing Thousands From Homes

A state of emergency has been declared in parts of Kazakhstan after large-scale flooding forced the evacuation of nearly 16,000 people. The floods were caused by abrupt warm weather that led to a mass snowmelt.

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