Landslide in north-eastern Uganda

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* 8/12/11. * Military Uganda today announced that as a result of what happened last night in Kaabong district in north-eastern mountain landslide, at least seven people were killed and two were wounded.

Spokesperson Ugandan army said in a telephone interview with a correspondent. Xinhua that the landslide occurred in a village on the border between Uganda and South Sudan Kaabong district. The main cause of the landslide were marching for several days by heavy rains.

He also said that the army has sent rescue teams to the affected village by a landslide.

In March of last year in the District of Bududa in the east there was a major landslide, landslide that hit three villages. The number of dead and missing while more than 400 people.

 

Source: China Radio International

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