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Death toll hits 290 as Colombia probes cause of mudslides

A man and his daughter are in the middle of the rubble by a mudslide caused by heavy rains in Mocoa, Putumayo department, Colombia on April 4, 2017 The Colombian government on April 3 declared a state of economic emergency in the town of Mocoa in southern Colombia, after mudslides left more than 270 people dead, including 43 children. / AFP / LUIS ROBAYO

 

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