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Torrential rains and mudslides leave 4 million people in Santiago with no drinking water

Monday, February 27th 2017 - 08:47 UTC
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Just two weeks ago Chile was desperately combating with foreign support thousands of acres of bushfires out of control, but now over the weekend rainstorms and landslides killed four and contaminated a major river, forcing authorities to cut off drinking water to four million people in the capital Santiago, authorities said. Read full article

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  • ElaineB

    Chile has had a rough summer.

    Feb 27th, 2017 - 10:21 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Condorito

    Just another year here. If it is not fires and floods, it is earthquakes and volcanoes.

    Feb 27th, 2017 - 03:15 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • ElaineB

    @ Condorito

    It is one of the traits of Chileans that I love……. they just get on with life.

    Feb 28th, 2017 - 10:10 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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