The worst floods in Pakistan's history have affected 14 million people, with floodwater reaching Sindh province, officials say.

The worst floods in Pakistan's history have affected 14 million people, with floodwater reaching Sindh province, officials say.

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04/04/2016 - Flash Floods in Pakistan Leave at Least 45 Dead, Officials Say
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Pakistan floods 'hit 14m people' in 2010... Natures floods, generally caused by man getting in the way and altering terrain.

Pakistan floods 'hit 14m people' in 2010... Natures floods, generally caused by man getting in the way and altering terrain.

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The USS Peleliu (LHA-5) is a Tarawa-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy, named for the Battle of Peleliu of World War II. Entering service in 1980, she has been deployed to the Persian Gulf on several occasions, performed an evacuation of U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, operated with the INTERFET peacekeeping taskforce, participated in Pacific Partnership deployments, and provided assistance following the massive floods in Pakistan in…

The USS Peleliu (LHA-5) is a Tarawa-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy, named for the Battle of Peleliu of World War II. Entering service in 1980, she has been deployed to the Persian Gulf on several occasions, performed an evacuation of U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, operated with the INTERFET peacekeeping taskforce, participated in Pacific Partnership deployments, and provided assistance following the massive floods in Pakistan in…

The unprecedented flooding in Pakistan in 2010 caused millions of spiders to climb into trees to escape the floodwaters. The water took so long to recede that the trees became covered in a cocoon of spiderwebs, which has in turn cut down on the malaria-spreading mosquito population in those areas.

The unprecedented flooding in Pakistan in 2010 caused millions of spiders to climb into trees to escape the floodwaters. The water took so long to recede that the trees became covered in a cocoon of spiderwebs, which has in turn cut down on the malaria-spreading mosquito population in those areas.

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Survivors of the floods in Pakistan reach for food bags dropped by an army helicopter in Lal Pir on August 7.

Survivors of the floods in Pakistan reach for food bags dropped by an army helicopter in Lal Pir on August 7.

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National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - An unexpected side-effect of the 2010 flooding in parts of Sindh, Pakistan, was that millions of spiders climbed up into the trees to escape the rising flood waters; because of the scale of the flooding and the fact that it took so long for the water to recede, many trees became cocooned in spider webs. (Russell Watkins)

National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - An unexpected side-effect of the 2010 flooding in parts of Sindh, Pakistan, was that millions of spiders climbed up into the trees to escape the rising flood waters; because of the scale of the flooding and the fact that it took so long for the water to recede, many trees became cocooned in spider webs. (Russell Watkins)

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Fulfilling her role as a U.N. goodwill ambassador Tuesday, Angelina Jolie speaks to refugees displaced by the floods in Pakistan. Follow us on Twitter : https://twitter.com/#!/everydaychild

Fulfilling her role as a U.N. goodwill ambassador Tuesday, Angelina Jolie speaks to refugees displaced by the floods in Pakistan. Follow us on Twitter : https://twitter.com/#!/everydaychild

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