Cyclone Idais death toll now above 1000 in southern Africa

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4kalyn ponga returns to new zealand after the death of a family member. As the forensic coordinator for Africa with the International Committee of the Red Cross he was the only body recovery specialist searching the rural region struck by Cyclone Idai. CLOSE The Red Cross says that as much as 90 percent of Mozambiques central port city of Beira has been damaged or destroyed by tropical Cyclone Idai. With forensic methods such as DNA tests Fonseca respects what he called cultural identification. Zimbabwes information minister on Tuesday said the toll in that country has risen to 344. A final death toll is yet to be established and might never be known

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