Rescuers Search for Survivors of Colombia’s Deadly Landslide

Colombia is searching for survivors and assessing the devastation after torrential rains caused rivers to overflow and create mudslides that destroyed homes in Mocoa, a town of 40,000 in Colombia’s Amazon basin. More than 200 people were killed and as many others were injured. Colombia’s VOA’s President Juan Manuel Santos declared a public health and safety emergency.

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