A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

1. A section of the Yangtze River in Chongqing, China, has turned bright red. The cause is still being investigated, but officials say it may have been caused by recent floods stirring up silt upstream.

A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

2. A ship sails across the junction of the Yangtze River and the Jialin River in Chongqing

A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

3. A man holds up a bottle of red water in Chongqing

A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

4. A man casts a net into the red river

A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China



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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China

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A section of the Yangtze River turns red in Chongqing, China