Heavy Snow Kills Dozens in Asia

Heavy Snow Kills Dozens in Asia
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A nomad points out his animals that died to cold and heavy snow in Herat Province, located northwest of Kabol (Kabul) in Aghanistan, on January 9, 2008.

Eight members of a family died in Herat after their mud-brick house collapsed under the weight of snow.

As of Thursday, at least 34 people have died in the country in snow-related incidents.

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