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UPDATE: Cyclone Death Toll Rises

Photo: Hhaing The Yu, 29, in rain falling on the ruins of his home, in a township outside Yangon, Myanmar, on Sunday. Officials are expressing worry about disease.

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Myanmar (Burma)
United Nations estimates the dead at 62,000 to 100,000.

Story: MYANMAR’s state media reported Monday that the death toll from the recent cyclone had risen to just under 32,000. Cyclone Nargis devastated the country, washed away villages and left an estimated 1 million people homeless. Today is the 11th day since typhoon Nargis hit Myanmar.


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