Evacuees disembark after arriving in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, via a cruise ship packed with families evacuated from Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico has received nearly 2,000 U.S. citizens who were living or vacationing on in the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, including more than 500 who arrived via the cruise ship on Thursday, the first such arrival of its kind.
Evacuees disembark after arriving in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, via a cruise ship packed with families evacuated from Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico has received nearly 2,000 U.S. citizens who were living or vacationing on in the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, including more than 500 who arrived via the cruise ship on Thursday, the first such arrival of its kind. Ricardo Arduengo AP
Evacuees disembark after arriving in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, via a cruise ship packed with families evacuated from Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico has received nearly 2,000 U.S. citizens who were living or vacationing on in the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, including more than 500 who arrived via the cruise ship on Thursday, the first such arrival of its kind. Ricardo Arduengo AP

It’ll be a long road to Caribbean recovery after Irma for some islands

September 14, 2017 07:06 PM

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