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Flooding in Russia's Far East Continues to Spread

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The area that was affected by the massive flood areas in the Far East of Russia continues to grow. In the Amur region, 4,383 houses were flooded; in the Jewish Autonomous Region - 244; in the Khabarovsk region - 11. About 30,000 people were affected as a result of the natural disaster. More than 13,000 people were evacuated in the Amur region from 56 villages.