Rescuers Search for Survivors of Colombia's Deadly Landslide

April 03, 2017 04:45 AM
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Colombia is searching for survivors and assessing the devastation after torrential rains caused rivers to overflow and create mudslides that destroyed homes in Mocoa, a town of 40,000 in Colombia's Amazon basin. More than 200 people were killed and as many others were injured. Colombia's VOA's President Juan Manuel Santos declared a public health and safety emergency.