CNN World | 12/16/2008 12:00:00 AM
Flooding leaves 50,000 homeless in Colombia
16 Dec -- More than 50,000 residents of northern Colombia remained homeless Monday after the rain-swollen Magdalena River broke through dikes and flooded towns and surrounding areas.
No fatalities have been reported in this weekend's flooding.
"Everything is collapsing -- the economic system, the health system, public services," Rosales Cortina said in an interview on CNN affiliate Caracol TV.
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