March 5th, 2010

Floods stymy Uganda mudslide rescue - Aljazeera

Heavy rains in eastern Uganda have triggered flooding that has displaced thousands of people and hampered search efforts to find victims of massive landslides that have killed hundreds.

Joel Aguma, a police commander for eastern Uganda, said persistent heavy rains over the last seven days have caused the flooding of more than 30 villages in the country's east.

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