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Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It's known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canalside communities and the iconic temples of Wat Arun, Wat Pho and the Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew). Nearby beach resorts include bustling Pattaya and fashionable Hua Hin. ― Google

Capital: Bangkok

Dialing code: +66

Population: 69.63 million (2019) World Bank

King: Maha Vajiralongkorn

Currency: Thai baht

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Thailand - Floods

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Heavy rainfall has been affecting the southernmost Provinces of Thailand (bordering northern Peninsular Malaysia) since 11 November, causing floods and flash floods that have resulted in damage.

The ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet) and national authorities report, as of 14 November, a total of approximately 6,670 affected people and more than 2,200 flooded houses across Narathiwat, Pattani, Songkhla, and Yala Provinces.

Over the next 48 hours, more heavy rainfall is forecast over southern and central Thailand.

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ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance
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Humanitarian Impact
  6,670
      Affected Persons
    2200
          Damaged Homes

OCHA coordinates the global emergency response to save lives and protect people in humanitarian crises.

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