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Rising Waters Put Thailand at Risk

Sandbag City

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Sandbag City

Residents have piled sandbags around buildings all over Bangkok to preserve them from rising waters from north of the city. In this photo, a monk sits atop a sandbag-fortified flood gate at Khlong Rapi Pat in Khlong Luang on the outskirts of Bangkok.

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