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Devastation ‘still unfolding’ in Bahamas as Dorian death toll rises to at least 50

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UN estimates 76,000 left homeless after hurricane as emergency officials say mortuary facilities ‘overwhelmed’ with bodiesAid workers in the Bahamas said the devastation of Hurricane Dorian is “still unfolding” on Tuesday after the official death toll rose to at least 50 and tens of thousands of people remained homeless.Speaking on Tuesday morning, nine days since the hurricane made landfall over the Bahamas, where it remained for two days, Sadye Francis, director of One Eleuthera Foundation, a not-for-profit rehousing people on Eleuthera Island, said some people will have “nowhere to go”. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/sep/10/hurricane-dorian-bahamas-death-toll-devastation-latest

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Publish date : 2019-09-10 19:55:05

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