Haiti

After the earthquake

Haiti: Photographer Al Diaz Haiti: Photographer Carl Juste Haiti: Photographer Patrick Farrell MiamiHerald.com

Haiti: The Disaster

  • A distress pregnant woman is aided by Uruguayan UN soldiers attempting to keep order at a food distribution site in front of the National Palace in Port-au-Prince. Pedro Portal / El Nuevo Herald

  • The store NaNou on Jean Jacques Dessalines street burns in downtown Port-Au-Prince. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A man walks pass a burning corpse in downtown Port-Au-Prince. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A woman carries her goods to an outdoor market down a destoyed street in Downtown Port-au-Prince nearly a month after a 7.0 earthquake hit Haiti on January 12, 2010. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Relief efforts continued around Port-au-Prince on Saturday Jan. 16, 2010, as helicopters distributed food and water at several points around the capital, where peoples homes were destroyed. Peter Andrew Bosch / Miami Herald staff

  • Men remove the battered body of a young woman from the rubble. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A guard still patrols the damaged National Palace in downtown Port-au-Prince. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • January 23rd, 2010: A Haitian man covered in mud stands on a street corner trying to bring the electrical power back to Haiti. The mentally questionable man represents the emotional edge the residents of Port-au-Prince have experience since the January 12th earthquake. CHARLES TRAINOR JR

  • A Haitian man point to the dead body buried under rubble. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Outside the Villa Creole Hotel, the injured from the surrounding area came for shelter and medical attention. The injured camped out and waited to be attended to by medical NGO (Hope For Haiti). Here a young girl gets medical attention for her injuries. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Outside the Villa Creole Hotel, the injured from the surrounding area came for shelter and medical attention. A woman weeps and is consoled after losing a relatives due to the earthquake. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Two bodies, female and male, rest on the edge of a hole for unidentified victims of the earthquake. The bodies is pushed in with help of a bulldozer. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • January 25th, 2010: Bernard Clemps puts Louis Valdery in a cot in an outdoor tent at the Clinique Lambert in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Clemps volunteered as an orderly at the clinic and was an example of Haitians helping Haitians in distress after the January 12th earthquake that ravaged Haiti. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitian women carry a large bag on their heads. The UN distributed 1, 500 donated USID rice bags weighing more than 110lbs (50 Kilos) to 3,000 female family representative (no children, nor men) per day. Long orderly lines formed outside the distribution center. The crowd was under the watchful eyes of Paraguay delegation of UN soldiers. Often soldiers would assist women in carrying the heavy sacks of rice. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Desperate and eager Haitians enter a damaged clothing store that was shaken by a 6.1 magnitude aftershock to look for items that were loosened by the tremor. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A sea of hands reach to the air in prayer. Over one hundred thousand residents of Port-au-Prince pour in the streets and alleys of Champs-De-Mars to pray and mourn in the multi-faith religious service during the first day of the three days of National Mourning on Monday, February 15, 2010. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Hungry quake victims rush the back of a WFP truck as the World Food Program distributes high-protein bars. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A looter is arrested on Sunday January 16, 2010. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Midou Fernande Leroy, 31, is treated for her earthquake induced wounds. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A man covers his face from the constant odors caused by death in downtown Port-au-Prince. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitian injured in the earthquake are loaded on a C130 late this afternoon for transport to the United States from the Port-au-Prince airport. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • The President palace in downtown Port-au-Prince. Peter Andrew Bosch / Miami Herald staff

  • Girls cry for a little girl being removed from the rubble. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • The collapsed Caribbean Market in Petion-Ville is set ablaze on February 28, 2010 by looters attempting to clear a path for greater access once the fire burns out. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • January 13, 2010: Destruction grips Haiti and the Capital Port au Prince the day after an earthquake rattled the country. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Simon, 11, is interviewed at a tent city in Dadadou Community Park in Delmas III area. International Rescue Committee case workers interview kids on March 2, 2010, to determine if who needs assistance. Simon claims he is being abused by his parents. In Haiti it's a long drawn out process to start reuniting kids separated from their loved ones. Case workers with the International Rescue Committee interview kids everywhere from tent cities to destroyed homes. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Haitian president, Renee Preval, visits the Palace on Friday afternoon January 30, 2010. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A large crowd pushes against Uruguayan UN soldiers attempting to keep order at a food distribution site in front of the National Palace in Port-au-Prince. Pedro Portal / El Nuevo Herald

  • A woman looks for a loved one in the enormous amount of bodies on the ground outside the morgue. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • The cathedral in downtown Port-au-Prince. Peter Andrew Bosch / Miami Herald staff

  • A young woman prays at the site of the collapsed National Cathedral on Sunday January 16, 2010. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Earthquake aftermath in Haiti on Monday, January 25, 2010. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Three year-old Jean Claude Tracy wears bandages to protect his wounds from the devastating earthquake. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • January 24th, 2010: Haiti police officer chase a group of people away from a warehouse in downtown Port-au-Prince, Haiti. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • The store NaNou on Jean Jacques Dessalines street burns in downtown Port-Au-Prince. AL DIAZ / THE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A skull discarded from it's crypt in the main cemetery in downtown Port-au-Prince lies on the ground as other newer earthquake victims are placed in some of the damaged graves on Monday January 19, 2010. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A deceased person's arm is seen in the sea of bodies outside the morgue. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF