Afghanistan's president visits landslide site

Hamid Karzai assures residents that they will be taken care of, following a disaster that has displaced thousands.

    The survivors of a deadly landslide in Afghanistan have confronted their president over the government's response to the disaster.

    Hamid Karzai visited the remote village in the Argo district of the country's northeast where thousands of people have been displaced.

    The president assured residents that they would be taken care of, but he did not say how.

    Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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