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Puerto Rico devastated by Maria

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Carolina. 



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U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Carolina. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Carolina. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for mobile phone signal, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria, in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for mobile phone signal, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria, in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for mobile phone signal, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria, in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People queue to fill containers with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People queue to fill containers with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People queue to fill containers with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station following damages caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station following damages caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station following damages caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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Damaged houses are seen in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Damaged houses are seen in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Damaged houses are seen in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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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. 


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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. 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. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A woman uses a container with gasoline to fill the tank of her car in San Juan. 


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A woman uses a container with gasoline to fill the tank of her car in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman uses a container with gasoline to fill the tank of her car in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Ysamar Figueroa carrying her son Saniel, looks at the damage in the neighbourhood, in Canovanas. 


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Ysamar Figueroa carrying her son Saniel, looks at the damage in the neighbourhood, in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Ysamar Figueroa carrying her son Saniel, looks at the damage in the neighbourhood, in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Monica Lopez (R) looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Monica Lopez (R) looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Monica Lopez (R) looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Sandra Harasimowicz stands next to her dogs on the roof of a neighbor's house in Yauco. 


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Sandra Harasimowicz stands next to her dogs on the roof of a neighbor's house in Yauco. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Sandra Harasimowicz stands next to her dogs on the roof of a neighbor's house in Yauco. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Carmen Marrero takes a rest while she cleans debris from her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Carmen Marrero takes a rest while she cleans debris from her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Carmen Marrero takes a rest while she cleans debris from her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A woman cleans her house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman cleans her house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman cleans her house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man tries to rebuild his house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Heavy machinery clears debris from the street at an area hit by Hurricane Maria in Yauco. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Heavy machinery clears debris from the street at an area hit by Hurricane Maria in Yauco. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Heavy machinery clears debris from the street at an area hit by Hurricane Maria in Yauco. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Quebradillas. 


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An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Quebradillas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

An aerial view shows the damage to the Guajataca dam in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Quebradillas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People rest outside a damaged house in Yabucoa. 


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People rest outside a damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People rest outside a damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Ana Coreino takes damaged furniture out from her flooded house in Toa Baja. 


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Ana Coreino takes damaged furniture out from her flooded house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Ana Coreino takes damaged furniture out from her flooded house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People wait in line for relief items to be distributed in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait in line for relief items to be distributed in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait in line for relief items to be distributed in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A car submerged in floodwaters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. 


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A car submerged in floodwaters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A car submerged in floodwaters is seen close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man sits in a wheelchair next to washing machines at a shelter in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man sits in a wheelchair next to washing machines at a shelter in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man sits in a wheelchair next to washing machines at a shelter in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Irma Torres poses for a picture at her damaged house in Yabucoa. 


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Irma Torres poses for a picture at her damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Irma Torres poses for a picture at her damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Local residents react while they look at the water flowing over the road at the dam of the Guajataca lake. 

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Local residents react while they look at the water flowing over the road at the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Local residents react while they look at the water flowing over the road at the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People fill containers with gasoline in Toa Baja. 



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People fill containers with gasoline in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People fill containers with gasoline in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People stay at the roof of a damaged house in Yabucoa. 


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People stay at the roof of a damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People stay at the roof of a damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Ana Coreino looks at the damage on her car in Toa Baja. 


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Ana Coreino looks at the damage on her car in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Ana Coreino looks at the damage on her car in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People enjoy a moment in a flooded street in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. 


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People enjoy a moment in a flooded street in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People enjoy a moment in a flooded street in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People wait in line for aid items to be handed out in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait in line for aid items to be handed out in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait in line for aid items to be handed out in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A damaged car is seen on the street in Toa Baja. 

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A damaged car is seen on the street in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A damaged car is seen on the street in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People clean debris from their houses in Toa Baja. 


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People clean debris from their houses in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People clean debris from their houses in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People line up to buy gasoline in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to buy gasoline in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to buy gasoline in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A dead horse is seen next to a road in Quebradillas. 

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A dead horse is seen next to a road in Quebradillas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A dead horse is seen next to a road in Quebradillas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Ana Coreino puts the clothes in a container while she cleans the mud in her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Ana Coreino puts the clothes in a container while she cleans the mud in her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Ana Coreino puts the clothes in a container while she cleans the mud in her house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Julio Morales looks for valuables outside his damaged house in Yabucoa. 

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Julio Morales looks for valuables outside his damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Julio Morales looks for valuables outside his damaged house in Yabucoa. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People clean the mud from their flooded house in Toa Baja. 


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People clean the mud from their flooded house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People clean the mud from their flooded house in Toa Baja. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for a phone signal in Dorado. 

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People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for a phone signal in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower to check for a phone signal in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A woman climbs through a window into her destroyed house in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. 


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A woman climbs through a window into her destroyed house in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman climbs through a window into her destroyed house in Catano municipality, southwest of San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man looks at damage to his flooded house, close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man looks at damage to his flooded house, close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man looks at damage to his flooded house, close to the dam of the Guajataca lake. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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