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November 1, 2006

Mersin, Turkey

Torrential rains caused flash floods in southern Turkey, destroying a night club in Mersin on Wednesday, November 1, 2006.

Further effects of the extreme weather were seen in the southeastern part of the country, where a minibus carrying wedding guests was swept away, drowning 14. Many others have been injured or killed, and more heavy rain is forecast.

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