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Hope fades for Sri Lanka missing, garbage toll hits 23

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‘It is difficult to imagine anyone could survive under these toxic conditions,’ says a police officer after 145 homes were crushed under a collapsed mountain of garbage

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (Apr. 17, 2017) — Hopes of finding anyone alive under a collapsed mountain of garbage in Sri Lanka’s capital faded Sunday, April 16, as the death toll reached 23 with another 6 reported missing, police said. Continue reading Hope fades for Sri Lanka missing, garbage toll hits 23