• Bangkok, Thailand. The ICRC and the Thai Department of Corrections phone the families of evacuated detainees to inform them of their whereabouts.
    • Bangkok, Thailand. The ICRC and the Thai Department of Corrections phone the families of evacuated detainees to inform them of their whereabouts.
      © ICRC / K. Chimroylarp
  • Bangkok, Thailand. An ICRC team sets out to assess needs at Pathum Thani Prison, north of Bangkok.
    • Bangkok, Thailand. An ICRC team sets out to assess needs at Pathum Thani Prison, north of Bangkok.
      © ICRC / K. Chimroylarp
  • En route to Pathum Thani Prison, Thailand. The ICRC team encounters rising floodwaters. Time for a change of vehicle!

    The ICRC team encounters rising floodwaters. Time for a change of vehicle!

  • Near Pathum Thani Prison, Thailand. People wait for a ride at a junction near the prison.

    People wait for a ride at a junction near the prison.

  • En route to Pathum Thani Prison, Thailand. One small person has no trouble negotiating the floods.

    One small person has no trouble negotiating the floods.

  • Thailand, near Pathum Thani Prison. A rescue unit evacuates the ICRC prison team.

    A rescue unit evacuates the ICRC prison team.

  • Northern Thailand has been severely affected by the floods. In Tak province, the ICRC is helping the Thai Red Cross to provide flood victims with relief parcels containing such items as dry food, a torch and mosquito repellent.

  • Northern Thailand has been severely affected by the floods. In Tak province, the ICRC is helping the Thai Red Cross to provide flood victims with relief parcels containing such items as dry food, a torch and mosquito repellent.

  • ICRC staff deliver food parcels to prisoners. The prisons in Nakun Sawan are experiencing severe floods. Most of the roads are under water, and it took the ICRC team two days to make what is normally a three-hour drive from Bangkok.

  • The prisons in Nakun Sawan are experiencing severe floods. Most of the roads are under water, and it took the ICRC team two days to make what is normally a three-hour drive from Bangkok. The sand bags are helping to protect the prison, but the entrance is already completely flooded.

  • Leaving Nakun Sawan Prison, Thailand, on the way to Utay Thani. Most of the main roads are flooded.


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