Ethiopia declared three day mourning

The House of Peoples Representatives has declared a three-day national mourning for victims of rubbish dump landslide.

The incident has led to the death of 72 people. The Ethiopian flag in all regional state, city administrations, Ethiopian embassies and consulates as well as Ethiopian ships will be flown at half-mastfor three days starting from Wednesday. The house expressed its deepest condolence to families, relatives and people’s of Ethiopia. According to ENA the death toll has reached 72.Rescue teams are working to find any survivors from the landslide, which buried several makeshift homesThe Koshe landfill has been a dumping ground for the capital's rubbish for more than 50 years.

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