Thousands await rescue in Mozambique after tropical cyclone kills hundreds

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Thousands of people one week after an intense tropical cyclone walloped the southeast African nation. It is a humanitarian catastrophe for the people of central Mozambique LeSueur said in a statement Tuesday. 3 million people had been experiencing food shortages Earnest Maswera. The cyclone knocked out Mozambican electricity exports to South Africa exacerbating power cuts that were already straining businesses in Africas most industrialized economy. The situation is simply horrendous As Sy said after touring transit camps for the growing number of displaced. You can imagine how much we are sitting on a water and sanitation ticking bomb. In Chimanimani the WFP spokesman Herve Verhoosel said. Cyclone Idai left death and a sprawling inland sea in its wake. It seems that 90 per cent of the area is completely destroyed who is working in the region. shocking footage from our team via helicopter that has just arrived in #beira #mozambique

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