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Haitians grow impatient for quake aid as hungry crowd gathers

LES CAYES, HAITI (REUTERS) – A hungry crowd gathered outside an airport in southern Haiti on Wednesday (Aug 18) as people left homeless by an earthquake that killed some 2,000 people voiced anger that government aid was slow to arrive five days after the disaster, leaving many without food and water. Prime Minister Ariel Henry, […]

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Haitians sheltering in tents grow impatient for aid after devastating quake

LES CAYES, Haiti (Reuters) – Haitians left homeless by a devastating earthquake that killed about 2,000 people voiced anger over a lack of government aid as they spent a fourth night in the open on Wednesday, many without clean water and food.Men remove debris from a destroyed building after Saturday’s 7.2 magnitude quake, in Les […]

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Haiti mourners tell of church collapse horror during quake

TOIRAC, HAITI (REUTERS) – When the ground began to tremble during a church funeral service in the small village of Toirac in southern Haiti, Kettney Francois was trampled in the frantic stampede to escape. Fellow mourners pulled her out from the crush of people and carried her outside, but her teenage daughter and elderly mother […]