Bolivia declares emergency over floods

Civil defence officials say at least 52,000 families have lost everything they own.

    A state of emergency has been declared in Bolivia where devastating floods have affected tens of thousands of people.

    In central Bolivia, several bodies are still buried beneath a mudslide that swallowed half a village on Saturday.

    Torrential rain is predicted to continue throughout the month.

    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports on aid efforts from the city of La Paz.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Meet the deported nurse aiding asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

    Meet the deported nurse helping refugees at the border

    Francisco 'Panchito' Olachea drives a beat-up ambulance around Nogales, taking care of those trying to get to the US.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.