Jiang praises flood fighting efforts
Chinese President Jiang Zemin, in a speech at the Great Hall
of the People in Beijing on Sept. 28, hails the success of flood
fighting and disaster relief efforts during the country's worst
flooding in decades. The floods this summer on the Yangtze River and
on the Nengjiang and Songhua rivers in northeast China took more than
3,000 lives and affected another 233 million nationwide. Direct
economic losses are estimated at 20.3 billion dollars.
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