A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP
A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP
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Tragedy shows Hong Kong needs to be alert in world of worsening weather

  • Shocking images of deadly Zhengzhou floods will raise questions about the city’s preparedness and accuracy of rain forecasts, but failure to act on warnings only made the situation worse

A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP
A road is damaged after severe flooding was followed by a landslide in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province. Photo: AFP
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