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Sri Lanka floods
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Men push their bicycles through flood waters after heavy rains in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 13. The floods have killed 27 people so far and displaced 360,000.
A man pushes his motorbike through flood waters after heavy rains in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 13.
People wade through a flooded road in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka on Jan. 14.
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This aerial view shows a flooded village in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 10.
A soldier walks through flood waters as other men follow him after heavy rains in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 13.
A Sri Lankan worker carries relief supplies to be distributed among flood victims in Muttur, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 13.
Sri Lankan men use boats to travel in a flooded area after heavy rains in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 14.
A truck tries to make its way through a flooded street in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 14.
Ethnic Tamil flood victims load their belongings onto a boat in a flooded area in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 10.
Flood victims watch flood water drain from a reservoir in Ampara, Sri Lanka, on Jan. 10.
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