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Flashback: Hurricane Maria devastates Puerto Rico

The contents of a damaged home can be seen as recovery efforts continue following Hurricane Maria near the town of Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

The contents of a damaged home can be seen as recovery efforts continue following Hurricane Maria near the town of Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

The contents of a damaged home can be seen as recovery efforts continue following Hurricane Maria near the town of Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Rescue workers carry a woman into the Emergency Operation Centre in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Rescue workers carry a woman into the Emergency Operation Centre in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Rescue workers carry a woman into the Emergency Operation Centre in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man looks for valuables in the damaged house of a relative in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man looks for valuables in the damaged house of a relative in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man looks for valuables in the damaged house of a relative in Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A car submerged in flood waters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake in Guajataca, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A car submerged in flood waters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake in Guajataca, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A car submerged in flood waters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake in Guajataca, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Soldiers of Puerto Rico's national guard distribute relief items to people in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Soldiers of Puerto Rico's national guard distribute relief items to people in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Soldiers of Puerto Rico's national guard distribute relief items to people in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A boy jumps down from a boat washed up on shore in Fajardo, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A boy jumps down from a boat washed up on shore in Fajardo, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A boy jumps down from a boat washed up on shore in Fajardo, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A doctor checks the eyes of Hilda Colon at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A doctor checks the eyes of Hilda Colon at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A doctor checks the eyes of Hilda Colon at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man stands inside a destroyed supermarket in Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man stands inside a destroyed supermarket in Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man stands inside a destroyed supermarket in Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Bare trees are seen at a residential area in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Bare trees are seen at a residential area in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Bare trees are seen at a residential area in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A pair of shoes are seen inside a house filled with mud in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A pair of shoes are seen inside a house filled with mud in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A pair of shoes are seen inside a house filled with mud in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A local resident sits on the roof of his damaged home in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident sits on the roof of his damaged home in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident sits on the roof of his damaged home in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Ruth Santiago refreshes herself with water from a pipe after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ruth Santiago refreshes herself with water from a pipe after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ruth Santiago refreshes herself with water from a pipe after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Air Force One transporting President Donald Trump lands at Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, as part of a visit to the areas affected by Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Air Force One transporting President Donald Trump lands at Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, as part of a visit to the areas affected by Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Air Force One transporting President Donald Trump lands at Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, as part of a visit to the areas affected by Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents as he visits Calgary Chapel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents as he visits Calgary Chapel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents as he visits Calgary Chapel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 3, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Local residents ride a horse by a destroyed building in Jayuya, Puerto Rico October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents ride a horse by a destroyed building in Jayuya, Puerto Rico October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents ride a horse by a destroyed building in Jayuya, Puerto Rico October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Homes damaged by Hurricane Maria stand amid thousands of trees that have been exfoliated in Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Homes damaged by Hurricane Maria stand amid thousands of trees that have been exfoliated in Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Homes damaged by Hurricane Maria stand amid thousands of trees that have been exfoliated in Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Local residents walk in a river after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Local residents walk in a river after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Local residents walk in a river after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Ana Maria Jimenez, 89, lays on a bed after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge and the surrounding areas, in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ana Maria Jimenez, 89, lays on a bed after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge and the surrounding areas, in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ana Maria Jimenez, 89, lays on a bed after Hurricane Maria destroyed the town's bridge and the surrounding areas, in San Lorenzo, Morovis, Puerto Rico, October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 27, 2017. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 27, 2017. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 27, 2017. REUTERS/DroneBase
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Alfredo Martinez, a mail man for the U.S. Postal Service, delivers the mail in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Alfredo Martinez, a mail man for the U.S. Postal Service, delivers the mail in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Alfredo Martinez, a mail man for the U.S. Postal Service, delivers the mail in San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A man works on the rooftop of a home damaged in La Perla shanty town in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 9, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man works on the rooftop of a home damaged in La Perla shanty town in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 9, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man works on the rooftop of a home damaged in La Perla shanty town in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 9, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Roberto Morales Santos, 70, looks out after posing for a portrait in his damaged home in the municipality of Barranquitas outside San Juan, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Roberto Morales Santos, 70, looks out after posing for a portrait in his damaged home in the municipality of Barranquitas outside San Juan, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Roberto Morales Santos, 70, looks out after posing for a portrait in his damaged home in the municipality of Barranquitas outside San Juan, Puerto Rico October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A woman and child walk away as soldiers in a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade deliver food and water during recovery efforts in Verde de Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A woman and child walk away as soldiers in a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade deliver food and water during recovery efforts in Verde de Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A woman and child walk away as soldiers in a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade deliver food and water during recovery efforts in Verde de Comerio, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Residents hold their hands aloft to signal that they need water as UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade fly past during recovery efforts near Ciales, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Residents hold their hands aloft to signal that they need water as UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade fly past during recovery efforts near Ciales, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Residents hold their hands aloft to signal that they need water as UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters from the First Armored Division's Combat Aviation Brigade fly past during recovery efforts near Ciales, Puerto Rico, October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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People collect mountain spring water in Corozal, Puerto Rico October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People collect mountain spring water in Corozal, Puerto Rico October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People collect mountain spring water in Corozal, Puerto Rico October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Children play in the light of a flashlight at a school turned shelter, after their home was destroyed in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Children play in the light of a flashlight at a school turned shelter, after their home was destroyed in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Children play in the light of a flashlight at a school turned shelter, after their home was destroyed in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Former President Bill Clinton (L) salutes a man while visiting with Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosello (C) a school turned shelter for people who have lost their homes in Canovanas, Puerto Rico November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Former President Bill Clinton (L) salutes a man while visiting with Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosello (C) a school turned shelter for people who have lost their homes in Canovanas, Puerto Rico November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Former President Bill Clinton (L) salutes a man while visiting with Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosello (C) a school turned shelter for people who have lost their homes in Canovanas, Puerto Rico November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Carmen De Jesus uses a flashlight at the Moradas Las Teresas Elderly House, where about 200 elderly people live without electricity in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Carmen De Jesus uses a flashlight at the Moradas Las Teresas Elderly House, where about 200 elderly people live without electricity in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Carmen De Jesus uses a flashlight at the Moradas Las Teresas Elderly House, where about 200 elderly people live without electricity in Carolina, Puerto Rico September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A woman looks as her husband climbs down a ladder at a partially destroyed bridge in Utuado, Puerto Rico November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman looks as her husband climbs down a ladder at a partially destroyed bridge in Utuado, Puerto Rico November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman looks as her husband climbs down a ladder at a partially destroyed bridge in Utuado, Puerto Rico November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Ernestina Lebron looks at her refrigerator while standing in her home in Maunabo, Puerto Rico January 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ernestina Lebron looks at her refrigerator while standing in her home in Maunabo, Puerto Rico January 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Ernestina Lebron looks at her refrigerator while standing in her home in Maunabo, Puerto Rico January 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Puerto Rican Debora Oquendo, 43, makes a phone call to a doctor for her 10-month-old daughter in a hotel room where she lives, in Orlando, Florida, December 4, 2017. Oquendo and her baby girl Genesis Rivera share a hotel room in Orlando, temporarily paid for by Federal Emergency Management Agency. They fled Puerto Rico in October after Hurricane Maria destroyed their house. Oquendo, who found a part-time job that pays minimum wage, fears they will be homeless when that assistance runs out this month. "I don't have enough money to move to another place," Oquendo said. "I feel alone, and I'm afraid." REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Puerto Rican Debora Oquendo, 43, makes a phone call to a doctor for her 10-month-old daughter in a hotel room where she lives, in Orlando, Florida, December 4, 2017. Oquendo and her baby girl Genesis Rivera share a hotel room in Orlando, temporarily...more

Puerto Rican Debora Oquendo, 43, makes a phone call to a doctor for her 10-month-old daughter in a hotel room where she lives, in Orlando, Florida, December 4, 2017. Oquendo and her baby girl Genesis Rivera share a hotel room in Orlando, temporarily paid for by Federal Emergency Management Agency. They fled Puerto Rico in October after Hurricane Maria destroyed their house. Oquendo, who found a part-time job that pays minimum wage, fears they will be homeless when that assistance runs out this month. "I don't have enough money to move to another place," Oquendo said. "I feel alone, and I'm afraid." REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Residents of the El Salto neighborhood light fireworks during New Year's Eve in Morovis, Puerto Rico December 31, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Residents of the El Salto neighborhood light fireworks during New Year's Eve in Morovis, Puerto Rico December 31, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Residents of the El Salto neighborhood light fireworks during New Year's Eve in Morovis, Puerto Rico December 31, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Alberto Julian and his wife Zulma Rodriguez watch television powered with the help of a generator in Dorado, Puerto Rico January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Alberto Julian and his wife Zulma Rodriguez watch television powered with the help of a generator in Dorado, Puerto Rico January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Alberto Julian and his wife Zulma Rodriguez watch television powered with the help of a generator in Dorado, Puerto Rico January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Residents of La Chorrera neighborhood carry an electricity pole in Utuado, Puerto Rico May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Residents of La Chorrera neighborhood carry an electricity pole in Utuado, Puerto Rico May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Residents of La Chorrera neighborhood carry an electricity pole in Utuado, Puerto Rico May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Chickens walk through a house, which was partially destroyed by Hurricane Maria, at the squatter community of Villa Hugo in Canovanas, Puerto Rico, December 11, 2017. Villa Hugo is a settlement initially formed by people whose houses were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Hugo in 1989. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Chickens walk through a house, which was partially destroyed by Hurricane Maria, at the squatter community of Villa Hugo in Canovanas, Puerto Rico, December 11, 2017. Villa Hugo is a settlement initially formed by people whose houses were damaged or...more

Chickens walk through a house, which was partially destroyed by Hurricane Maria, at the squatter community of Villa Hugo in Canovanas, Puerto Rico, December 11, 2017. Villa Hugo is a settlement initially formed by people whose houses were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Hugo in 1989. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Milagros Nolazco carries her granddaughter Isya in the bedroom of her home, with a plastic sheet replacing the roof, in a neighborhood in Canovanas, Puerto Rico April 10, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Milagros Nolazco carries her granddaughter Isya in the bedroom of her home, with a plastic sheet replacing the roof, in a neighborhood in Canovanas, Puerto Rico April 10, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Milagros Nolazco carries her granddaughter Isya in the bedroom of her home, with a plastic sheet replacing the roof, in a neighborhood in Canovanas, Puerto Rico April 10, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Graves destroyed during Hurricane Maria are seen at a cemetery in Lares, Puerto Rico February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Graves destroyed during Hurricane Maria are seen at a cemetery in Lares, Puerto Rico February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Graves destroyed during Hurricane Maria are seen at a cemetery in Lares, Puerto Rico February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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