The new normal (part 2)

While we ponder the extreme weather events in the US, other parts of the globe suffer. In Bangladesh flash floods have killed 100 and displaced over 1 million:

DHAKA (Reuters) – At least 100 people have died and 250,000 left stranded by flash floods and landslides in Bangladesh set off by the heaviest rain in years, police and officials said on Wednesday.

The low-lying and densely populated country, which is in its wet season, has been battered by five days of torrential downpours.

 

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