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Sunday 4 October 2015

Twenty dead after landslide at Colombian mine

Published 14/10/2007

More than 20 people are dead following a landslide at a mine in Colombia.

Rescue workers are battling to bring out the dead and injured after torrential rain caused a landslide at the makeshift mine.

Officials said that locals entered the mine despite warnings it was unsafe because of rumours that there was gold to be found.

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