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Spotlight on illegal buildings as Ischia death toll now at 8

The Italian resort island of Ischia has a long history of natural disasters, but experts say this weekend's landslide that has killed eight people and left five missing was exacerbated by a combination of climate change and often-illegal excessive development.

Rescuers work after heavy rainfall triggered landslides that collapsed buildings, in Casamicciola, on the southern Italian island of Ischia, on Nov. 28, 2022. (Salvatore Laporta / AP)



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