Afghanistan landslide 'kills at least 350'
At least 350 people have been killed and hundreds more are missing after a landslide hit the north-east Afghan, the UN has said.
Hundreds of homes were buried under mud and rocks when a section of a mountain collapsed following torrential rain in the province of Badakhshan.
Rescuers have reached the area and are searching for survivors, but do not have proper equipment.
David Loyn reports Kabul.
02 May 2014
- From the section Asia