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Cyclone Idai devastates Mozambique

Children carry drinking water over debris created by Cyclone Idai at Peacock Growth Point in Chimanimani, on the border with Mozambique, Zimbabwe March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo

Children carry drinking water over debris created by Cyclone Idai at Peacock Growth Point in Chimanimani, on the border with Mozambique, Zimbabwe March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo

Children carry drinking water over debris created by Cyclone Idai at Peacock Growth Point in Chimanimani, on the border with Mozambique, Zimbabwe March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo
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A man looks on atop his house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man looks on atop his house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man looks on atop his house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS
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A man waves near his flooded house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man waves near his flooded house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man waves near his flooded house after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Locals look on after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Locals look on after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Locals look on after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, March 22. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Survivors of Cyclone Idai, listen to a volunteer from Mozambique Red Cross, after arriving to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, listen to a volunteer from Mozambique Red Cross, after arriving to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, listen to a volunteer from Mozambique Red Cross, after arriving to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS
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A child is transported on a fridge during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A child is transported on a fridge during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A child is transported on a fridge during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS
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The aftermath of the Cyclone Idai is pictured in Beira, Mozambique, March 16. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS

The aftermath of the Cyclone Idai is pictured in Beira, Mozambique, March 16. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS

The aftermath of the Cyclone Idai is pictured in Beira, Mozambique, March 16. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS
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A local paddles past a woman at her home during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A local paddles past a woman at her home during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A local paddles past a woman at her home during floods after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS

Survivors of Cyclone Idai, arrive to an evacuation centre in Beira, Mozambique, March 21. Denis Onyodi/Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre/Handout via REUTERS
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Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS
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Drone footage shows destruction after Cyclone Idai in the settlement of Praia Nova, which sits on the edge of Beira, Mozambique, March 18. International Federation Of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Drone footage shows destruction after Cyclone Idai in the settlement of Praia Nova, which sits on the edge of Beira, Mozambique, March 18. International Federation Of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Drone footage shows destruction after Cyclone Idai in the settlement of Praia Nova, which sits on the edge of Beira, Mozambique, March 18. International Federation Of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS
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A stranded family sits on top of their home after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A stranded family sits on top of their home after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A stranded family sits on top of their home after Cyclone Idai, in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Flooded homes are seen after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Flooded homes are seen after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Flooded homes are seen after Cyclone Idai in Buzi district outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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People return to Praia Nova Village neighborhood following Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique, March 17. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS

People return to Praia Nova Village neighborhood following Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique, March 17. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS

People return to Praia Nova Village neighborhood following Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique, March 17. Josh Estey/Care International via REUTERS
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A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS
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Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Damage from the Cyclone Idai is seen in Beira, Mozambique, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS
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Locals affected by Cyclone Idai leave their home in a canoe during floods in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Locals affected by Cyclone Idai leave their home in a canoe during floods in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Locals affected by Cyclone Idai leave their home in a canoe during floods in Buzi district, outside Beira, Mozambique, March 21. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS
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Red Cross teams receive emergency shelter supplies in Beira, Mozambique, and prepare to distribute aid to Cyclone Idai survivors, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Red Cross teams receive emergency shelter supplies in Beira, Mozambique, and prepare to distribute aid to Cyclone Idai survivors, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS

Red Cross teams receive emergency shelter supplies in Beira, Mozambique, and prepare to distribute aid to Cyclone Idai survivors, March 19. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via REUTERS
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A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS

A general view of the damage after a cyclone swept through Beira, Mozambique in this aerial drone video taken March 18. IFRC/Red Cross Climate Centre via REUTERS
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Rescue workers help affected people disembark from a helicopter after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS

Rescue workers help affected people disembark from a helicopter after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS

Rescue workers help affected people disembark from a helicopter after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS
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Rescue workers help affected residents after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS

Rescue workers help affected residents after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS

Rescue workers help affected residents after cyclone damage in Beira, Mozambique March 19. IPSS Medical Rescue via REUTERS
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