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Torrential rains kill at least 50 in Burundi, toll seen rising

By Reuters | Mon, 10 Feb 2014 13:36 PM
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BUJUMBURA, Feb 10 (Reuters) - At least 50 people in Burundi have died due to torrential rains and landslides, officials in the central African country said on Monday, and they warned the death toll is likely to rise.

The rains, which started on Sunday night and caused flooding in northern areas outside the capital Bujumbura, also injured scores of people. Witnesses said huge boulders tumbling down hills in ...

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