An Afghan villager looks on in Argo district of Badakhshan province on May 3, 2014
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No hope left after Afghan landslide

Rescuers in Afghanistan have given up hope of finding any more survivors in a double landslide that is feared to have killed more than 2,500 people.

Rescuers in Afghanistan have given up hope of finding any more survivors in a double landslide that is feared to have killed more than 2,500 people.

Earth and mud swamped an entire village in the remote north-east province of Badakhshan on Friday, but a search operation has now stopped.

David Loyn reports from the scene.

  • 03 May
  • From the section Asia