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Photo Essays: Emergencies
Surviving Pakistan’s floods

September 2010: Pakistan is suffering its worst flood crisis in living memory. As of late August, nearly 18 million people, including 8.6 million children, had been affected. Torrential monsoon rains and the overflowing Indus River had killed at least 1,600 people, destroyed over a million homes, and displaced countless families.

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