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In Pictures: ‘Dozens’ dead in Hebei floods as protesters accuse gov’t of failing to tell residents of dam opening

Video clips and photos shared on Chinese social media sites on Saturday show police facing off with residents in China’s northern Hebei province amid protests over floods. Villagers in Xingtai, Hebei, claim they were not informed about a reservoir opening upriver and dozens of children and elderly have died from flooding caused by dam water. According […]