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At least 33 dead in Colombia landslide: Official

AFP , Monday 18 May 2015
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A massive landslide triggered by heavy rains in northwest Colombia killed at least 33 people Monday, authorities said, warning the death toll could rise.

"We have 33 dead, but that figure could increase," said Ines Cardona, director of the disaster response agency in the department of Antioquia, after the dawn landslide tore through a ravine in the municipality of Salgar.

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