The stoic expressions and vibrant red clothes of these flood evacuees struck me as I scanned our picture database for new images from the crisis in Pakistan. Today, more than 150,000 fled their homes, adding to the 600,000 that are already displaced.
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Pakistani flood survivors evacuate the flooded area in Tando Hafiz Shah on August 21, 2010. Pakistan is to ask the International Monetary Fund to ease the terms of a 10-billion-dollar loan after enduring the worst floods in its history, a report said.