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Guatemala volcano: Rescuers struggle as death toll rises

Rescue workers pulled more bodies from under the dust and rubble left by an explosive eruption of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano, bringing the death toll to at least 65.

Rescuers in Guatemala are trying to reach remote areas after the Fuego volcano destroyed villages and killed at least 65 people.

The explosion caused thousands of residents to flee and left hundreds injured.

Al Jazeera’s David Mercer reports from Sacatepequez, Guatemala.