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Bolivia: Landslides leave thousands homeless

28 February 2011 Last updated at 03:37 GMT

A landslide in the Bolivian capital La Paz has left thousands of people homeless.

Officials evacuated the area after weeks of torrential rains and flooding that has affected much of the country.

President Evo Morales has declared a state of emergency to try to help the reconstruction efforts.

Dominic Kane reports.