China Floods: At Least 25 Dead, 100,000 Evacuated in Henan Province

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More than two dozen people have died and 100,000 have been evacuated as catastrophic floods swept through the central Chinese province of Henan.

China Central Television reported that 25 people have been killed while seven others are missing, citing a local government briefing. The city of Zhengzhou earlier said at least 12 died on a subway there.

The floods in China come just days after devastating floods in Germany killed at least 160 people and follows extreme weather around the world. In recent months there’s been heatwaves in the U.S. and Canada, major floods in India, wildfires in Siberia and drought in parts of Africa and Brazil.

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