A monk sits atop a sandbag-fortified flood gate at Khlong Rapi Pat in Khlong Luang on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand.
Thailand’s worst flooding in decades is encroaching on Bangkok.
(Photo by Daniel Berehulak /Getty Images)

A monk sits atop a sandbag-fortified flood gate at Khlong Rapi Pat in Khlong Luang on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand.

Thailand’s worst flooding in decades is encroaching on Bangkok.

(Photo by Daniel Berehulak /Getty Images)