Massive Flooding in Pakistan. Professor Juan Cole Staying Focused on This Disaster
Professor Juan Cole over at Informed Comment. A great deal of coverage.
"As Pakistan’s massive flooding continues, Some 500,000 people have been forced to evacuate the Sindhi city of Jacobabad, suddenly finding themselves homeless. Ordinarily this sort of catastrophe would be news in itself, but with 4 million or so Pakistanis displaced, it is just one more piece of bad news. In one area of Sindh, 25,000 villages are under water and 1.6 million people have been marooned"