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Irma aftermath on U.S. Virgin Islands

Vessels are seen off St. John 12 days after Hurricane Irma raked the Virgin Islands. 

 
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Vessels are seen off St. John 12 days after Hurricane Irma raked the Virgin Islands. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Vessels are seen off St. John 12 days after Hurricane Irma raked the Virgin Islands. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Destroyed houses in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. 


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Destroyed houses in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Destroyed houses in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A resident of the Frenchtown district surveys his home in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. 


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A resident of the Frenchtown district surveys his home in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A resident of the Frenchtown district surveys his home in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Trees denuded by Hurricane Irma line a hill top on St. John. 

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Trees denuded by Hurricane Irma line a hill top on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Trees denuded by Hurricane Irma line a hill top on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Damaged buildings in Cruz Bay, St. John. 


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Damaged buildings in Cruz Bay, St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Damaged buildings in Cruz Bay, St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma lies near another also damaged by the storm in a parking area of Cyril E. King Airport in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. 


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A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma lies near another also damaged by the storm in a parking area of Cyril E. King Airport in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma lies near another also damaged by the storm in a parking area of Cyril E. King Airport in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Rooms on the second floor on St. John. 


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Rooms on the second floor on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Rooms on the second floor on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A section of the town of Cruz Bay. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A section of the town of Cruz Bay. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A section of the town of Cruz Bay. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Soldiers from the 602nd Area Support Medical Company wait on a beach for a Navy landing craft as their unit evacuates in advance of Hurricane Maria, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. 


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Soldiers from the 602nd Area Support Medical Company wait on a beach for a Navy landing craft as their unit evacuates in advance of Hurricane Maria, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Soldiers from the 602nd Area Support Medical Company wait on a beach for a Navy landing craft as their unit evacuates in advance of Hurricane Maria, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A destroyed house in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. 

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A destroyed house in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A destroyed house in the Cruz Bay area of St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Yachts and other vessels destroyed by Hurricane Irma that were pushed up a cove where they were dumped by the storm on St. John. 


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Yachts and other vessels destroyed by Hurricane Irma that were pushed up a cove where they were dumped by the storm on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Yachts and other vessels destroyed by Hurricane Irma that were pushed up a cove where they were dumped by the storm on St. John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Houses that lost their roofs sit amid a field of debris and a toppled tree on Saint John. 

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Houses that lost their roofs sit amid a field of debris and a toppled tree on Saint John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Houses that lost their roofs sit amid a field of debris and a toppled tree on Saint John. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Darryl Small, a senior director of the Schneider Regional Medical Center, inspects debris as he leads a media tour of damage on the U.S. Virgin Island's main hospital complex, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. 


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Darryl Small, a senior director of the Schneider Regional Medical Center, inspects debris as he leads a media tour of damage on the U.S. Virgin Island's main hospital complex, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Darryl Small, a senior director of the Schneider Regional Medical Center, inspects debris as he leads a media tour of damage on the U.S. Virgin Island's main hospital complex, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. 


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A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A private plane flipped by Hurricane Irma in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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