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People walk through a street where cars have piled due to overnight flooding, after storms in the village of Stajkovci, just east of Skopje, Macedonia, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. The Macedonian capital of Skopje has been hit Saturday night by torrential rain and floods that left at least 17 people dead, six missing and sent 60 others to the hospital. (AP Photo/Dragan Perkovski)

Floods killed at least 20 people in Macedonia


Floods killed at least 20 people in Macedonia

At least 20 people were killed in Macedonia as torrential rains hit the capital of Skopje on Sunday.

Six people are missing and at least 60 others were hospitalized. Hundreds of homes were destroyed, and many roads are still flooded.

Officials said more than 1,000 people have been evacuated.

This photo comes from Skopje's main shopping center.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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