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Record rain causes deadly flooding in South Korean capital

A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A general view of the submerged Han River Park by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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South Korean soldiers clean up debris from a street that had been submerged by torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 10, 2022.   Yonhap/via REUTERS

South Korean soldiers clean up debris from a street that had been submerged by torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 10, 2022.   Yonhap/via REUTERS

South Korean soldiers clean up debris from a street that had been submerged by torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 10, 2022.   Yonhap/via REUTERS
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A general view of the Han River Park submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the Han River Park submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the Han River Park submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Traffic jam is seen on a road as the Han River Park is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Traffic jam is seen on a road as the Han River Park is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Traffic jam is seen on a road as the Han River Park is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A general view of the submerged Han River Park bridge by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A bridge is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain at Han river in Seoul, South Korea August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Employees clean up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Employees clean up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Employees clean up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS
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An abandoned bus that had submerged in flood water during torrential rain the previous night, blocks a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

An abandoned bus that had submerged in flood water during torrential rain the previous night, blocks a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

An abandoned bus that had submerged in flood water during torrential rain the previous night, blocks a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A man makes his way through flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A man makes his way through flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A man makes his way through flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS
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A shack damaged by torrential rain of the previous day is seen at a shanty area in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A shack damaged by torrential rain of the previous day is seen at a shanty area in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS

A shack damaged by torrential rain of the previous day is seen at a shanty area in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.    Yonhap via REUTERS
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Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain uses her mobile phone to light up inside her shop while cleaning up debris, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain uses her mobile phone to light up inside her shop while cleaning up debris, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain uses her mobile phone to light up inside her shop while cleaning up debris, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

A bridge is submerged by torrential rain of the previous day at Han river in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS
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Kim Sun-ok cleans up debris from her restaurant damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Kim Sun-ok cleans up debris from her restaurant damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Kim Sun-ok cleans up debris from her restaurant damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A man talks with a policeman next to his vehicle that had submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man talks with a policeman next to his vehicle that had submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man talks with a policeman next to his vehicle that had submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A clothing shop owner walks on a muddy floor damaged by flood after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A clothing shop owner walks on a muddy floor damaged by flood after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A clothing shop owner walks on a muddy floor damaged by flood after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, block a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-J

Abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, block a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-J

Abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, block a road in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-J
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A man looks at abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man looks at abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man looks at abandoned vehicles that were submerged in flooded streets during torrential rain the previous night, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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An employee of a herbal medicine shop cleans up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

An employee of a herbal medicine shop cleans up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

An employee of a herbal medicine shop cleans up debris at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain, in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Vehicles get partly submerged at a flooded parking lot during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Vehicles get partly submerged at a flooded parking lot during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Vehicles get partly submerged at a flooded parking lot during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS
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People make their way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People make their way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People make their way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Abandoned vehicles fill the road in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Abandoned vehicles fill the road in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Abandoned vehicles fill the road in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS
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Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain cleans up debris in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain cleans up debris in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Han Kyoung-soo, a herbal medicine shop owner at a traditional market damaged by flood after torrential rain cleans up debris in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Vehicles are abandoned in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Vehicles are abandoned in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

Vehicles are abandoned in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS
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People look at a road that was flooded by torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People look at a road that was flooded by torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People look at a road that was flooded by torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People walk on a zebra crossing in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

People walk on a zebra crossing in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

People walk on a zebra crossing in flooded area during heavy rain in Seoul, South Korea, August 8, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS
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A boy using an umbrella makes his way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A boy using an umbrella makes his way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A boy using an umbrella makes his way through a road that was flooded after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A fast-flowing river is pictured from the Sinlimgyo bridge, in Seoul, South Korea August 8, 2022 in this screengrab obtained from a video. @SS_Momoko/Handout via REUTERS

A fast-flowing river is pictured from the Sinlimgyo bridge, in Seoul, South Korea August 8, 2022 in this screengrab obtained from a video. @SS_Momoko/Handout via REUTERS

A fast-flowing river is pictured from the Sinlimgyo bridge, in Seoul, South Korea August 8, 2022 in this screengrab obtained from a video. @SS_Momoko/Handout via REUTERS
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A woman cleans up debris at a blanket shop damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman cleans up debris at a blanket shop damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman cleans up debris at a blanket shop damaged by flood after torrential rain at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A woman using an umbrella takes photographs of a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman using an umbrella takes photographs of a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman using an umbrella takes photographs of a road that was flooded after torrential rain, at a traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, August 9, 2022.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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