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Tropical Storm Laura pummels Haiti

(Warning: graphic content) A man reacts in front of the body of his mother, who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. Out of the Caribbean islands Laura caused the most damage in Haiti, where preparedness is weak while deforestation has left the country vulnerable to flooding and landslides when there are heavy rains. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

(Warning: graphic content) A man reacts in front of the body of his mother, who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. Out of the Caribbean islands Laura caused the most damage in Haiti, where...more

(Warning: graphic content) A man reacts in front of the body of his mother, who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. Out of the Caribbean islands Laura caused the most damage in Haiti, where preparedness is weak while deforestation has left the country vulnerable to flooding and landslides when there are heavy rains. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A man removes mud outside of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. Torrents of water carrying rocks down from the mountains barreled through a marketplace in a ravine of Port-au-Prince before dawn on Sunday, including the warehouses where many vendors were sleeping. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man removes mud outside of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. Torrents of water carrying rocks down from the mountains barreled through a marketplace in a ravine of Port-au-Prince...more

A man removes mud outside of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. Torrents of water carrying rocks down from the mountains barreled through a marketplace in a ravine of Port-au-Prince before dawn on Sunday, including the warehouses where many vendors were sleeping. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Women recover goods from a house destroyed during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Women recover goods from a house destroyed during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Women recover goods from a house destroyed during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Residents walk along a street affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents walk along a street affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents walk along a street affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A man takes mud out of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man takes mud out of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man takes mud out of a store affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A man walks in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man walks in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man walks in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Men carry a bed and a mattress as they walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Men carry a bed and a mattress as they walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Men carry a bed and a mattress as they walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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People work in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People work in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People work in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Residents look at workers at an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents look at workers at an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents look at workers at an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A lottery vendor sits in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A lottery vendor sits in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A lottery vendor sits in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A woman walks next to fallen trees in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A woman walks next to fallen trees in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A woman walks next to fallen trees in an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Residents look at the body of a woman who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents look at the body of a woman who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents look at the body of a woman who died during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Residents take buckets with water out of a house that has been flooded during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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People walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People walk along an area affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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People push a car in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People push a car in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People push a car in a flooded street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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People walk along a street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People walk along a street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

People walk along a street during the passage of Tropical Storm Laura, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti August 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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