Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 31 July 2014

Almost 100,000 forced from homes after Malaysian floods

Floods have forced almost 100,000 people to flee their homes in Malaysia.

Some of the South-East Asian's country's main rivers have burst their banks after days of heavy rains.

A number of towns have been cut off as a result.

The latest floods come as many were returning home from shelters following flooding in December that killed at least 17 people.

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