Zimbabwe, also affected by Cyclone Idai, which devastated Mozambique, buries a hundred of its own dead. Hundreds more are still missing, and aid is thin on the ground
In southeast Africa, the search is on for Cyclone Idai's victims. In Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi, people are digging with shovels and their bare hands to find their loved ones. But it's a race against time.
UN agencies are aiding the rescue effort after tens of thousands of people were hit by floods across southeast Africa. The regional death toll has already reached 174 and hundreds more remain missing.
About half a million people in the port city of Beira have been cut off as Idai made landfall, with media reporting at least 19 deaths. The disaster hits after a week of extensive flooding across the region.
Cyclone Idai swept through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe causing devastating floods and affecting hundreds of thousands of people. More rains are expected as rescue teams struggle to reach survivors and bring in aid.
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