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Mexico City homes swallowed by sinkholes

Residents of capital living on the edge as sinkholes appear almost daily due to shaky foundations.

Last updated: 14 Apr 2014 21:55
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When a sinkhole appears, it swallows up everything in its way.

For a place like Mexico City, which was built on top of a huge lake, they've become a near-daily occurance.

The capital was also built on top of a series of mines.

And for some residents this means literally living on the edge.

Al Jazeera’s Rachel Levin reports from Mexico City.

 

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