Video captures huge landslide in Peru I AJ #shorts

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Video shared on social media captured the moment when part of a hill collapsed in the Andes mountains in northern Peru on Tuesday, burying dozens of homes. No deaths have been confirmed but rescue teams have been searching for survivors.

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Peru is a country in South America that’s home to a section of Amazon rainforest and Machu Picchu, an ancient Incan city high in the Andes mountains. The region around Machu Picchu, including the Sacred Valley, Inca Trail and colonial city of Cusco, is rich in archaeological sites. On Peru’s arid Pacific coast is Lima, the capital, with a preserved colonial center and important collections of pre-Columbian art. 

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