Forces sent for flood relief in NE China
More than 5,000 officers, soldiers and reservists from the Shenyang Military Area Command (MAC) have been dispatched to northeast China for flood relief. Over 6,000 people have been relocated said the MAC operational department on Saturday. Northeast China has been hit by the worst flooding in decades this summer. The death toll of floods in Jilin, Heilongjiang and Liaoning provinces have reached 25.