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PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- Rescue workers struggled Sunday to save more than 27,000 people still trapped by massive flooding in Pakistan's northwest that has killed over 900 people and destroyed thousands of homes, officials said.
The effort has been aided by a slackening of the monsoon rains that have caused the worst flooding in decades in Khyber-Pakhtoonkhwa province. But as flood waters have started to recede, authorities have begun to understand the full scale of the disaster.
"Aerial monitoring is being conducted, and it has shown that whole villages have washed away
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- A Pakistani official says the death toll from massive floods in the northwest has risen to 1,100 people.