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Melting ice blocks Urumqi river

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10:08, March 13, 2012

A multitude of gigantic ice fragments rushing down with a glacier flood blocked a river for more than 500 meters in Urumqi, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, March 12, causing an overflow that flooded houses on both banks. (CNS Photo/Liu Xin)
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