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Building collapse in Sri Lanka

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission after a building collapsed in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission after a building collapsed in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission after a building collapsed in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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A member of a rescue team looks for victims during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A member of a rescue team looks for victims during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A member of a rescue team looks for victims during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members work after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members work in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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A military official works during a rescue mission after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A military official works during a rescue mission after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A military official works during a rescue mission after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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Military officials and fire brigade members after a building collapsed in Colombo. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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