China Raises National Flood Alert Level, More Heavy Rains Forecast

Caixin Global | Jul 13, 2020 at 8:40 PM
  • China raised its national flood alert on Sunday as deadly inundations continued to ravage the country’s south.
  • The Ministry of Emergency Management increased the flood response level from three to two, the second-highest in a four-tier system, state media reported.
  • Many rivers and lakes continued to record extremely high water levels.