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Haiti Earthquake

The Haiti earthquake is the worst disaster in the last 200 years in that region. The Red Cross estimated that about three million people are affected by the quake and probably more than 120.000 people died, this is only an estimate. Since only days after the devastating earthquake there have been numerous mass burials and bodies set afire in the streets. The exact number will never be known. Haiti remained relatively calm, contrary to what many had expected, but lootings made even more victims than the quake had already claimed. After 18 days from the quake Port au Prince is still cut off from electricity and safe drinking water is in short supply, Haiti's infrastructure that was already bad before the disaster is one of the obstacles for International NGOs and aid workers that are struggling everyday to bring help to the population affected area.
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Haiti; Cite Soleil; 2010

Inside the local camp of Cite Soleil.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Bodies in decomposition near the Central Hospital.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

People in downtown.
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Haiti; Cite Soleil; 2010

Food distribution.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Patient at the Central hospital.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Patient at the Central hospital.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Dead body near the Central Hospital.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

People in downtown.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

On the streets of Port au prince looters are coughed everyday and many times executed in cold blood. Anger and frustration is rising among the population.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Patient at the Central hospital.
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Haiti; Cite Soleil; 2010

Food aid distribution made by the US army in Cite Soleil.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Bodies in decomposition along streets force the population to wear masks.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Corpses in derbies.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Corpses in derbies.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

Downtown of Port au Prince.
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Haiti; Port au Prince; 2010

US firefighter in downtown.
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