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Disease fear after Pakistan flood

A major humanitarian operation is under way in Pakistan, where the worst flooding in almost forty years has killed at least 1,100 people. A spokesman for Save the Children working in the Swat valley in the north-west of the country describes how they already have teams on the ground and are preparing to distribute plastic sheeting for shelters and other household supplies.

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