New York Times: Fiji Declares State of Disaster after Cyclone Winston

New York Times: Fiji Declares State of Disaster after Cyclone Winston

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2/24/16

Following a Category 5 cyclone devastated the island nation, Fiji declared a state of natural disaster. It is the most powerful storm to ever hit the country. CARE's Anna Crowley described to the New York Times how the damage and how power outages have hindered aid efforts:  “There is still a power blackout across the main island, Viti Levu, which has stopped water pumps from working."

Credit: Fijan Government

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