Video: Turkey flood anger grows

Poor town planning and slow emergency response blamed for failing to prevent flood devastation.

    Istanbul's residents have blamed poor town planning and a slow emergency response for failing to prevent the devastation caused by floods over the last few days.

    They also blame what they claim is endemic nepotism and corruption.

    Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught has this report from the river valleys of Istanbul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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