Haiti earthquake 10 days on: survivors still 'hungry and thirsty'

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The death toll is still rising 10 days after a catastrophic earthquake struck southern Haiti on the morning of 14 August. More than 2,200 deaths have been recorded so far, while at least 30,000 families have had to abandon their homes. Many were sleeping on the streets when Tropical Storm Grace struck two days later, bringing high winds and pelting rain. But despite the hardship, many Haitians are wary of the massive international aid response which is under way Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Haiti needs help, but ‘not from aid workers who never leave their SUVs’ ► https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2021/aug/24/haiti-needs-help-but-not-from-aid-workers-who-never-leave-their-suvs The Guardian publishes independent journalism, made possible by supporters. Contribute to The Guardian today ► https://bit.ly/3uhA7zg Website ► https://www.theguardian.com Facebook ►https://www.facebook.com/theguardian Twitter ► https://twitter.com/guardian Instagram ► https://instagram/guardian
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