China’s struggle with Yangtze River flooding

The Yangtze, the third longest river in the world, has for thousands of years been a source of both pride and pain for China. Once again the nation faces the threat of major flooding from the mighty waterway, with hundreds already dead and the damage in the billions of yuan.

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 20 July, 2016, 10:10am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 13 September, 2016, 4:19pm