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Photojournal: Staying afloat in Bangladesh

As climate change pushes up sea levels, many people in the coastal regions of Bangladesh are fighting a losing battle against floods. BBC News visited a family living on the Chars, silt islands at the mouth of the Ganges.

Razzak Khatun lives with his wife Rabea and son Sumi.

He fears that continued flooding may eventually drive his family out of their home.

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