What You Need to Know About Tropical Cyclone Idai

Publisher:
allAfrica.com [allAfrica] (Washington, DC)
Publication Date:
19 March 2019
Tags:
Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Aid and Assistance, Environment

The death toll has risen to at least 215 after Cyclone Idai tore into central Mozambique before continuing on to Malawi and Zimbabwe, bringing flash floods and ferocious winds. Most of the deaths in Mozambique happened in the central port city of Beira, 90% of which was destroyed, according to the Red Cross.


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