Gaza Strip beset by rain, flooding
40,000 forced to flee homes
Posted: December 15, 2013 at 5:03 a.m.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Flooding from heavy rains has forced 40,000 Gaza Strip residents from their homes, including more than 5,000 who were evacuated by rescue workers using boats and heavy construction equipment, officials said Saturday.
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