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Iran moved Saturday to evacuate more towns and villages threatened by floods after continued rain in the country's southwest, state television reported, as the nationwide toll from the flooding reached 70 .Many residents of Susangerd, with a population of about 50,000, and five other communities in the oil-rich southwestern province of Khuzestan were being moved to safer areas as officials released water from major dams, state TV reported.In the neighboring Lorestan province, seven villages threatened by landslides were to be evacuated, state TV said.About 1,900 cities and villages have been affected by floods after exceptionally heavy rains since March 19 .
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