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(FILES) Laos armed army soldiers patrol in a speedboat past a small fishing boat bearing the Laos flag on the less than one kilometer wide Mekong River, the natural border between Thailand and Laos where the Laos capital Vientiane is situated, Sunday 28 November 2004. Photo: EPA
National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel evacuate people from the waterlogged areas in Guwahati city, Assam, India, 14 June 2017. Torrential monsoon showers a day earlier caused flash flooding in parts of Assam and Mizoram states, particularly in Guwahati city killing at least 12 people and disturb the normal life. Photo: EPA
Map of BIMSTEC. Photo: Wikimedia
People playing in floodwaters in Pathein of Ayeyarwaddy Region, Myanmar, 12 August 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
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Tin Oo, patron of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
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