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Cyclone Yasa flood roads, bridges as storm brings torrential rains

Homes were destroyed and crops flattened in Fiji on Thursday into Friday after Cyclone Yasa brought torrential rains and hurricane-force winds to the country. The Pacific archipelago's government had declared a state of natural disaster due to the storm and ordered one million people to seek shelter. Yasa made landfall as a category five storm over Bua Province, cutting power to some areas and blocking roads due to fallen trees and flash flooding