Zimbabwe, Malawi and Mozambique ‘Hurricane Katrina’ – Cyclone Idai claimed lives and left thousands homeless

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Families have lost their homes. Many have lost loved ones.
With people in need of urgent assistance, the situation across Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi is desperate.

Cyclone Idai force’ tore through Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi – claimed lives, uprooted families and destroyed property and livelihoods – Crimson Tazvinzwa, AIWA! NO!|

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Cyclone Idai swept through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, leaving behind a trail of destruction. Hundreds of people have been killed and 2.5 million need help. Houses, roads and bridges have been ripped apart and agricultural land is completely submerged. More than 600 people are confirmed dead and 400,000 have lost their homes.

Death Toll From Cyclone Idai Climbs To More Than 600. As the floodwaters from Cyclone Idai have started to recede, the death toll has risen to more than 600 across Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe

The UN says this may be the worst weather-related disaster ever recorded in the southern hemisphere.

Members of the public and military personnel search for survivors and bodies in Ngangu township, Manicaland Province, Zimbabwe, on March 18 2019, after the area was hit by Cyclone Idai. #
Zinyange Auntony / AFP / Getty

toll from Cyclone Idai climbs to more than 600. As the floodwaters from Cyclone Idai have started to recede, the death toll has risen to more than 600 across southeastern Africa and is expected to continue rising. The storm hit Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe on March 14, causing extensive damage.

Flooded homes are seen after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko – RC11087C4CE0

DEC members are working closely with national partners to support the relief effort, delivering emergency shelter kits, food, water purification tablets and urgent health assistance.

Death Toll From Cyclone Idai Climbs To More Than 600. As the floodwaters from Cyclone Idai have started to recede, the death toll has risen to more than 600 across southeastern Africa and is expected to continue rising. … The storm hit the southeastern region of Africa on March 14, causing extensive damage.

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