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Irma's 36-foot waves slam Havana

Children play in a flooded street with a wooden door following the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Havana.

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Children play in a flooded street with a wooden door following the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

Children play in a flooded street with a wooden door following the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman receives a cloth after arranging produce on a piece of floating wood in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman receives a cloth after arranging produce on a piece of floating wood in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman receives a cloth after arranging produce on a piece of floating wood in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man uses a piece of foam board to get through a flooded street in Havana. 


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A man uses a piece of foam board to get through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man uses a piece of foam board to get through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. 

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A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. 

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Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man and two children wade through a flooded street in Havana. 
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A man and two children wade through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man and two children wade through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man passes a drink to a neighbor while standing in the flooded passage of a block of flats in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man passes a drink to a neighbor while standing in the flooded passage of a block of flats in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man passes a drink to a neighbor while standing in the flooded passage of a block of flats in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman cooks in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman cooks in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman cooks in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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People wade through a flooded street in Havana. The sign on the wall reads "We will continue to defend the revolution." REUTERS/Stringer

People wade through a flooded street in Havana. The sign on the wall reads "We will continue to defend the revolution." REUTERS/Stringer

People wade through a flooded street in Havana. The sign on the wall reads "We will continue to defend the revolution." REUTERS/Stringer
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People pose for a photograph as sandbags are placed in the entrance of a home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

People pose for a photograph as sandbags are placed in the entrance of a home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

People pose for a photograph as sandbags are placed in the entrance of a home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man sits in the window of a flooded house in Havana. 

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A man sits in the window of a flooded house in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man sits in the window of a flooded house in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A meal is being cooked in a flooded home in Havana. 

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A meal is being cooked in a flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A meal is being cooked in a flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man helps a girl with a swim float as she plays in a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man helps a girl with a swim float as she plays in a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man helps a girl with a swim float as she plays in a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man gestures to his dog on a flooded street in Havana. 

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A man gestures to his dog on a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man gestures to his dog on a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman reacts while wading through her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman reacts while wading through her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman reacts while wading through her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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People are seen in a flooded street in Havana. 


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People are seen in a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

People are seen in a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman talks to a neighbor while sitting in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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Men run through a flooded street in Havana. 

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Men run through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

Men run through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman looks at wet papers in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman looks at wet papers in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman looks at wet papers in her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman sits in the door of her flooded home in Havana. 

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A woman sits in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman sits in the door of her flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman keeps her shoes dry on a piece of foam board while wading through a flooded street in Havana. 

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A woman keeps her shoes dry on a piece of foam board while wading through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman keeps her shoes dry on a piece of foam board while wading through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man is rescued from a flooded neighborhood in Havana. 

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A man is rescued from a flooded neighborhood in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man is rescued from a flooded neighborhood in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man wades through the water in his flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wades through the water in his flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wades through the water in his flooded home in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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People wade through a flooded street in Havana. 


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People wade through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

People wade through a flooded street in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescue personnel help a woman in Havana. 

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Rescue personnel help a woman in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue personnel help a woman in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. 

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Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

Waves crash against the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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A police officer stands on the seafront boulevard El Malecon  in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A police officer stands on the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer

A police officer stands on the seafront boulevard El Malecon in Havana. REUTERS/Stringer
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