At least eight dead in Vanuatu cyclone: officials

March 14th, 2015  
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Topic: At least eight dead in Vanuatu cyclone: officials

SYDNEY (Reuters) - - At least eight people have been confirmed dead after a cyclone devastated the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, a senior aid agency official said on Saturday. Another 20 had been confirmed injured, Save the Children's country director Tom Skirrow told Reuters by telephone from Port Vila, saying the figure came from the country's National Disaster Management Office and was based on reports from hospitals and paramedic services. (Reporting by Christopher McCall; Editing by Kim Coghill)


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