Cyclone Idai Leaves Scores Dead in Southern Africa
UN agencies are aiding the rescue effort after tens of thousands of people were hit by floods across southeast Africa. The regional death toll has already reached 174 and hundreds more remain missing.
Cyclone Idai kills 65
New Zimbabwe, 17 March 2019
Tropical cyclone Idai continued to wreak havoc in eastern Zimbabwe, with authorities announcing more than 65 bodies had been recovered as of late Sunday. Read more »
The flooded Odzi River in Zimbabwe.
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