Monday, November 19, 2007

Bangladesh storm toll exceeds 3,000

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"More than 3,000 people have been killed and millions made homeless after Bangladesh was hit by its worst cyclone in a decade, an aid agency said.

"Rescue teams are working to reach hundreds of thousands of people who have been trapped for three days without food or water, officials told Al Jazeera on Sunday."
Al Jazeera

"Experts fear that much of nearly 40 species of mammals, some 400 species of birds and more than 200 species of fishes fell victim to the calamity ..."
World's largest mangrove forest in Bangladesh major causality of cyclone

Organizations helping in Bangladesh

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