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In February 2010 killed about 160 people Salang corridor north of the country
(Al-Jazeera - Archive)
Thirty people received at least were killed and 11 others Thelgiyn landslides in themountainous state of Badakhshan in Afghanistan.
The correspondent for Al Jazeera spokesman for the governor of Badakhshan, northern Afghanistan, that thirty people from the departments of the state Ragstan Kohsan and dieddue to heavy snow during the last few days.
He said Abdul-known firm that 11 others were injured as a result.
The firm had said on Monday that at least 14 people were killed and more than a dozenwere wounded when avalanches buried homes in northern Afghanistan.
The avalanches occurred on Sunday after heavy snow on the mandate of Badakhshanmountainous, and added, "according to our initial, killing 14 people, all men and wounded11 others during avalanches and snow strongly in the regions and Lakhan and Daraiemthe region."
He firmly said that a joint rescue operation began to rescue others in the village, explainingthat "the seventieth house snow-buried in the village, but we do not know the numbers of victims."
More than 160 people were killed in February 2010 in the Salang Pass, which links the Afghan capital Kabul, areas north of the country.
Source: Al Jazeera
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