Close

Donate today to keep Global Voices strong!

Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the world's underreported stories -- but we can't do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices!

Donate now

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

PHOTOS: Cyclone BEJISA Wrecks Havoc on Reunion Island

Cyclone Bejisa by @delarue_julien on twitter

Cyclone Bejisa by @delarue_julien on twitter

Cylcone Bejisa made landfall on January 2 on the French island of Reunion. One person died, 15 people were seriously injured and around 82,000 homes reportedly suffered power cuts. The cyclone has now left the island and the red alert is lifted. Here are additional photos and videos of the damages taken by local citizens:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mXLMJe7oKM
Video of cylone Bejisa in Reunion Island by animax2013 on Youtube.

Damages from Cyclone Bejisa in the city of Saint-Denis

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices
* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site