Former United States president Barack Obama on Wednesday called upon Americans and citizens of the world to help families affected by the floods in the Midwest of the country, and Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa.
In two tweets shared on his official Twitter account, Obama shared articles showing different ways in which to help the victims of the natural disasters.
‘‘Suffering and loss on two sides of the world calls for solidarity and strength from all of us,’‘ read part of the tweets.
The floods in the Midwest and in southern Africa are heartbreaking. Suffering and loss on two sides of the world calls for solidarity and strength from all of us. Ask what you can do to help our fellow Americans and families in need. Here are some ideas: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/how-to-help-those-affected-by-the-midwest-flooding …
And here are some ways to help cyclone victims in Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/how-to-help-cyclone-victims-in-mozambique-malawi-and-zimbabwe …