Death toll of mudslide disaster in Sierra Leone rises to 499

By CNC

Added On August 21, 2017

  • Local people transfer their belongings to a secured area on the site of the mudslide in Freetown, capital of Sierra Leone, on Aug. 19, 2017. Bodies recovered from the mudslide and flooding on Aug. 14 in Sierra Leone have totalled 499, local media reported on Sunday. (Xinhua/Chen Cheng)

  • Rescuers transfer bodies of the victims out of the site of the mudslides in Freetown, capital of Sierra Leone, on Aug. 17, 2017. Bodies recovered from the mudslide and flooding on Aug. 14 in Sierra Leone have totalled 499, local media reported on Sunday. (Xinhua/Chen Cheng)

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