In Sri Lanka soldiers dig through mud with their bare hands. Days after Tuesday's heavy landslide, many people are still missing. More than 150 are feared buried, at least 50 others are presumed dead, officials say.
Hundreds of people have either died or gone missing amid severe flooding and mudslides in Sri Lanka. Authorities are now appealing for international help.
Puerto Rico, Honduras and Myanmar have topped a 173-nation ranking of countries most affected by climate disasters. Extreme weather caused record damage in 2017, and developing nations bear the brunt, authors say.
Bangladesh is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. Extreme weather events there have already been wreaking havoc on the people there. They're also causing a shift in migration and poverty patterns.
The Category 4 storm could have a "potentially catastrophic impact" on Western Sinaloa and Nayarit states. The hurricane will make landfall on the same day as Tropical Storm Vicente hammers the coast further south.
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