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06

The frozen river

The Mekong River is covered with ice and snow near its headwaters on the Tibetan Plateau in Qinghai Province. From the Tibetan Plateau, the world’s 12th-longest river runs through multiple Southeast Asian countries, including China, Myanmar, Laos and Thailand.

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