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Landslide in Myanmar's jade mining area leaves 70 missing

A landslide in a jade mining area in Phakant, Myanmar has left nearly 70 people missing.

The bank of 15.25-meter-high jade mining burrow of Myayamone Co. ,Ltd collapsed near Lonekhin village in Phakant, Xinhua reported.

A landslide in Myanmar's Kalaw township in May 2013 killed dozen of people.