Iran floods: Fresh evacuations with more rain forecast – BBC News

Flood-hit Iran is evacuating more towns and villages, with further rain expected on Saturday.Three weeks of heavy rainfall have left much of the country submerged and cost at least 70 lives.More downpours are forecast for the south-west, with 400,000 people at risk. Dangerously full dams are being opened to ease water build-up.Women and children are being moved to safer areas while men have been asked to stay to assist with relief efforts.

Source: Iran floods: Fresh evacuations with more rain forecast – BBC News

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