Visitors Now:
Total Visits:
Total Stories:
Profile image
By St Louis Review (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:

Aid slowly makes its way to areas hit by hurricane

Thursday, October 13, 2016 14:25
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

By Dennis Sadowski | Catholic News Service

Destroyed homes are seen Oct. 6 after Hurricane Matthew passed through Jeremie, Haiti. Rescue workers are struggling to reach parts of Haiti cut off by Hurricane Matthew, the most powerful Caribbean storm in nearly a decade.

WASHINGTON — Emergency aid slowly began to reach some of the thousands of Haitians displaced by Hurricane Matthew in the country's picturesque southwest as reports of casualties slowly trickled in from communities cut off by the storm. In the United States, areas of North and South Carolina were still dealing with flooding resulting from the hurricane.

The number of deaths reached 1,000 on Oct. 9, five days after the storm's 145-mile-an-hour winds and torrential rains slammed into Haiti, according to a tally by Reuters based on conversations with local officials.

read more


Report abuse


Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories



Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.