Brazil hunts for flood missing

Rescue teams searching for hundreds of people after days of heavy rains in the northeast.

    Brazilian rescue teams have been searching for hundreds of people still missing after floods swept across the northeast of the country.

    At least 44 people were killed and thousands made homeless after days of heavy rain devastated the region.

    Gabriel Elizondo reports from Branquinha, in the state of Alagoas - one of the areas hardest hit by the floods.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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