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China braces for surge in flood waters

With more rain on the way, the army works non-stop to reinforce dikes and build barriers along Heilongjiang river.

Last Modified: 29 Aug 2013 16:55
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With more rain on the way, emergency teams in China are struggling with surging water levels.

About 33,000 people have already been evacuated because of floods. Rescuers have been reinforcing dikes and the military have been patrolling on the swollen Heilongjiang river.

Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from the city of Tongjiang.

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