A soldier evacuates an elderly woman in a flooded street in La Plata
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Argentina floods claim 50 lives amid torrential rain

At least 50 people have died in Argentina after a month's worth of rain fell in just a couple of hours, triggering flash flooding.

Hundreds of thousands of residents in La Plata and the capital, Buenos Aires, have been affected and there are widespread power outages.

Vladimir Hernandez reports.

  • 04 Apr 2013
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