China’s national observatory issued a yellow alert for rainstorms on Friday as incessant downpours continued. China’s Yangtze River saw its second flood of the year in its upper reaches on Friday morning after days of torrential rainfall. Chinese authorities have devoted all-out efforts to combat the rain and flooding.
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China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.