Queensland's flood disaster continues, worsens

15:01, January 12, 2011      

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Australian Queensland is still being ravaged by floods.

Australian Queensland is still being ravaged by floods. The official death toll hit eight when the flood peaked on Jan. 10, with dozens missing and more than 200,000 affected. Queensland Premier Anna Bligh stated that more than 40 cities have already been flooded and it will take time for the waters to completely recede.

By Li Yancheng, People’s Daily Online

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