[UPDATE] Five dead, thousands flee as floods hit Malaysia’s Penang

Five people have been killed and over 3,000 evacuated after a storm triggered serious flooding Sunday in Malaysia’s Penang, with the state’s historic capital under murky brown water. The army was deployed to provide help after a torrential downpour lasting for 15 hours sparked the worst inundations in the northern state for years. Hundreds of ...



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