Haiti risks cholera outbreak in wake of Hurricane Matthew

Haiti risks cholera outbreak in wake of Hurricane Matthew

A week after a devastating hurricane left hundreds of people dead, Haiti faces a growing cholera outbreak that threatens to make the disaster even more deadly. Civil defence officials have so far put the death toll from the hurricane itself at 336, although a Reuters tally on Monday put the number as high as 1,000 […]

Death toll in Haiti soars to over 800 as Hurricane Matthew batters US

Death toll in Haiti soars to over 800 as Hurricane Matthew batters US

Hurricane Matthew’s trail of destruction in Haiti stunned those emerging from the aftermath on Friday, with the number of dead soaring to 842, tens of thousands homeless and outbreaks of cholera already claiming more lives. Information trickled in from remote areas that were cut off by the storm, and it became clear that at least […]