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Monday, 21 February, 2000, 18:50 GMT
Mozambique's floods: In pictures
Mozambique has been suffering its worst flooding in 50 years. World Food Programme assessment teams have visited some of the worst hit areas and returned with these pictures.

Torrential rains began two weeks ago. At least 150 people have lost their lives.
Torrential rains began two weeks ago. At least 150 people have lost their lives.

Widespread flooding washed away roads, houses, bridges and agricultural land.
Widespread flooding washed away roads, houses, bridges and agricultural land.

The southern provinces of Maputo and Gaza are worst affected
The southern provinces of Maputo and Gaza are worst affected

The United Nations says about 300,000 people are in urgent need of food, aid and assistance.
The United Nations says about 300,000 people are in urgent need of food, aid and assistance.

Families living in the Limpopo Valley have no food and little clean water, the UN says.
Families living in the Limpopo Valley have no food and little clean water, the UN says.

Many areas can only be accessed by helicopters, which carry limited supplies.
Many areas can only be accessed by helicopters, which carry limited supplies.

Further bad weather has now grounded helicopters.
Further bad weather has now grounded helicopters.

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