Solomon Islands struggles after flash floods

Aid agencies warning of an outbreak of disease scramble to distribute supplies to thousands left homeless.

    Aid agencies in the Solomon Islands are warning of an outbreak of disease after tens of thousands of people were made homeless by flash floods.  
     
    At least 28 people have been killed and as many as 40 are still missing.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from the capital Honiara.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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