Bangladesh Seeks Post-cylcone Aid

Bangladesh is in need of foreign assistance to rebuild homes and roads ravaged by Cyclone Aila,

reported. "We don't need any food or relief, but we are going to seek foreign aid to build embankments and cyclone shelters," Bangladeshi food and disaster management minister Abdur Razzak said. "We have to build the embankments immediately to protect people from salty water."

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    Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.