US tornado victims rebuild after destruction

Residents of southern and central US states brace for more bad weather as tornadoes sweep through several areas.

Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 03:28
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A series of deadly tornadoes has swept across several states in the US, killing at least 16 people.

Arkansas was the hardest hit, with suburbs in Little Rock suffering the biggest loss of life. Emergency crews are still searching for survivors.

President Barack Obama offered his condolences and help, while on tour in Asia.

Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Mayflower, Arkansas.


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