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General - March 13, 2017

Ethiopia landslide: More than 60 killed at rubbish dump

The death toll from a massive landslide at a rubbish dump in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa over the weekend has risen to at least 60, as rescuers continue to pick through the wreckage.

The death toll from a massive landslide at a rubbish dump in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa over the weekend has risen to at least 60, as rescuers continue to pick through the wreckage.

The avalanche of garbage on Saturday leveled more than 30 makeshift homes of squatters living inside the Koshe landfill on the outskirts of the capital.

Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford reports.

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