Haiti: Final day of national mourning

  • For protection from the heat of the sun, umbrellas offer some relief. Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A Haitian man offers flowers at the last day for National Mourning. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A large group of Haitians stand inside the damaged Millenium Tower. Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A woman in tears holds a scarf with the Haitian flag is brought to tears at the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • With flags and flowers in hand, thousands of Haitians pack Champs-de-Mars for the final day of National Mourning. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A woman holding a scarf with the Haitian flag is brought to tears as she attends the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de-Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. Haitians filled up the plaza in front of the damaged National Palace, which traditionally serves as the site for carnival. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitians attend the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. Haitians filled up the plaza in front of the damaged National Palace, which traditionally serves as the site for carnival. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. Haitians filled up the plaza in front of the damaged National Palace, which traditionally served as the site for carnival. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Champs-de-Mars is packed with the faithful as they participate in the last day of National Mourning. Haitians filled up the plaza in front of the damaged National Palace, which traditionally serves as the site for carnival. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A woman in tears holds a scarf of the Haitian flag as she attends the final day of National Mourning inside the Champs-de Mars. Champs-de-Mars usually serves as the site for Haiti carnival, but this year carnival will not take place due the devastating earthquake that hit the capital city on January 12. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF