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BC-AF--Uganda-Mudslides , 0191

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

34 die in Uganda mudslides triggered by heavy rains<
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By RODNEY MUHUMUZA<
Associated Press<
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - At least 34 people have died in mudslides triggered by torrential rains in a mountainous area of eastern Uganda that is prone to such disasters, a Red Cross official said Friday.
More victims are likely to be discovered when rescue reams access all the affected areas in the foothills of Mountain Elgon, said Red Cross spokeswoma ...

 

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