Thailand braces for further flooding damage

At least 280 people have died in the past two months as floodwater continues to bloat waterways.

    Heavy flooding in Thailand is threatening to wreak further havoc in the capital Bangkok.

    Officials are beefing up prevention measures as waterways become increasingly bloated.

    At least 280 people have been killed in the past two months after flood waters swamped more than two-thirds of the country.

    Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Bangkok.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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