Flood in Samara region

In this photo taken Monday, April 18, 2011, Ravil Shaburov, 48, wears high boots as he walks along a flooded road from a local shop in the village of Primer, Samara region, about 900 kilometers (550 miles) southeast of Moscow. About 2,000 people were evacuated. (AP photo)

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