Cyclone Idai leaves inland ocean in its wake as death toll heads north of 1000

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Sorry we couldnt find a match for that please try again. Cyclone Idai a UN official said on Tuesday. Officials with global aid groups and in Mozambique are only beginning to reckon with its destruction. 7 million people were in the direct path of the cyclone and rain is forecast to continue in parts of the region for several days. There are also growing concerns regarding the potential effects of the overflow of the Marowanyati Dam in Zimbabwe on water levels in Mozambique the office stated. Herve Verhoosel of the World Food Program said the floodwaters created inland oceans extending for miles and miles in all directions according to AP. according to the associated press bodies from zimbabwe have been swept down mountainsides into mozambique. The cyclone made landfall near the city of Beira in Mozambique as a Category 3 storm. mozambique occasionally gets struck by tropical cyclones but few have been as intense as idai. Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa received a somber welcome in the hard hit mountain community of Chimanimani near the border with Mozambique

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