Areas adjacent to the Chao Phraya River are submerged by floodwaters in Pathum Thani province, north of Bangkok, Thailand, on Monday Oct. 17,2011. Bangkok breathed easier Monday as barriers protecting... more 
Areas adjacent to the Chao Phraya River are submerged by floodwaters in Pathum Thani province, north of Bangkok, Thailand, on Monday Oct. 17,2011. Bangkok breathed easier Monday as barriers protecting the capital from Thailand's worst flooding in decades held firm, but authorities ordered a new evacuation north of the city where floodwaters breached defenses of an industrial park. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Sakchai Lalit
Mon, Oct 17, 2011 6:40 AM EDT