Heavy Snow, Avalanches Kill More Than 100 In Afghanistan, Pakistan

More than 100 people have been killed, following heavy snowfall and avalanches in northern Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Heavy snow and avalanches have killed more than 100 people in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

In the deadliest incident, at least 45 people died in one village after an avalanche in Nuristan, a northeastern Afghan province on the Pakistan border.

Thirteen people were also killed in an avalanche in northern Pakistan, nine of them in the town of Chitral.

Dozens of houses have been destroyed and people were reported to have frozen to death, trapped in cars.

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