Aid workers rescue more African cyclone survivors death toll mounts

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a local paddles past a woman at her home during floods after cyclone idai . military stands ready to help the cyclone rescue effort a representative of the U. NEW YORK International aid has started trickling into the east African countries of Mozambique Zimbabwe and Malawi to ease the humanitarian crisis created by floodwaters from Cyclone Idai. to mozambique citing the emirates red crescent. was deploying resources too remained inaccessible. Torrential rains were expected to continue into Thursday and floodwaters were still rising water and clothing to desperate survivors. The United Nations humanitarian office said the town of Buzi was at risk of becoming at least partially submerged. In neighboring Zimbabwe the official death count stands at 98 but is likely to grow as hundreds are still missing. Local media reported that there were food and fuel shortages in central Mozambique because Beira was cut off by road. Residents comb the earth in search of bodies in Chimanimani after Cyclone Idai swept through the area

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