Afghan Official: Hundreds Live in the Open After Landslide

April 30, 2015 2:15 PM

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An Afghan official says hundreds of people are forced to live in the open, two days after a massive landslide in the remote northeast destroyed an entire village, killing at least 52.

Sayed Humayun Dhkhan from the National Disaster Management Authority in Badakhshan province said Thursday that more than 800 people in Khawahan district have no roof over their head and are sleeping outside.

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