Afghanistan landslide survivors plead for help
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.
They have stopped digging through the earth and mud that swamped a whole village in the remote north-east province of Badakhshan on Friday.
Officials now say the site has become a mass grave for the village of Ab Barik.
Survivors have begged for help and shelter as many face another night in near freezing conditions on the open hillside.
03 May 2014
- From the section Asia