Philippines fears new landslides, wants miners out (AP) – 1146th Edition

Rescuers search for victims of landslide at a mining camp of Pantukan, Compostela Valley on Mindanao region in southern Philippines, Saturday April 23, 2011. Filipino rescuers who dug by hand to save people buried by a landslide were losing hope of finding 21 still missing in the disaster that killed at least three people in a remote gold mining village, officials said Saturday. (AP Photo/Jeoffrey Maitem)AP – Philippine officials say they have discovered a dangerous crack in a mountain hit by a deadly landslide last week and want troops to forcibly evacuate dozens of illegal gold miners before another disaster strikes their village.

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