Floods, landslides spread havoc in Peru

Flash floods and landslides have claimed 72 lives in Peru’s capital city Lima, with road access to some communities cut off as swollen rivers and other waterways continue to rise amid weather forecasts predicting more heavy rain in the coming days

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09:24 March 20, 2017
A bulldozer removes mud in the town of Huarmey, 300 kilometres north of Lima, after a flash flood hit the evening before.
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