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First autumn downpour hits Beijing

08-10-2011 07:49 BJT

An electrically-powered bicycle runs along a flooded road during a rainstorm in Beijing,
August 9, 2011. The downpour with accompanying thunderstorm hit most parts of Beijing on
Tuesday afternoon, becoming the city’s first torrential downpour since the official start
of autumn according to the Chinese lunar calendar, inundating some streets and disrupting
the traffic.[Photo/CFP]

A car runs slowly along a flood road during a heavy rainstorm in Beijing, August 9, 2011.
[Photo/CFP]

 


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