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Sri Lanka mudslide leaves more than 100 people missing

In Sri Lanka, rescue workers are using sticks and even their bare hands to dig through enormous piles of mud.

Dozens of families are missing after massive landslides.

More than 130 people remain unaccounted for, and at least 37 have died.

Charles Haviland reports.

  • 18 May 2016
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