Top 40 Deadliest Catastrophes in History

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40. Landslides in Venezuela

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According to the sad statistics prepared by the Venezuelan authorities, the avalanche of stones and landslides in winter 1999 buried 30,000 and injured 20,000 people. Thousands of locals were left homeless. The reason for the sudden avalanche was a heavy downpour that hit the mountain peaks.

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