Democracy Now: Pakistani Towns Evacuated; 800,000 Cut Off from Aid

The Pakistani government has ordered the evacuation of three towns in southern Sindh province as surging floodwaters threaten more devastation. The towns have a combined population of around 400,000. The UN meanwhile is estimating some 800,000 Pakistanis are now entirely cut off by the floods and can only be reached by air.

~ by wheresthemic on August 26, 2010.

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