USS Iwo Jima steered toward Haiti last week after Tropical Storm Tomas threatened to worsen the earthquake-ravaged country's humanitarian crisis. The storm killed 14 people in St. Lucia, where Prime Minister Stephenson King declared a state of emergency. Haiti is also currently in the grip of a cholera outbreak -- possibly introduced by Nepalese peacekeepers, a claim the U.
Tropical storm Isaac has swept across the shores of Haiti, damaging hundreds of homes and killing at least three people, with the impoverished Caribbean country still struggling in the wake of a massive earthquake two years ago.A wo... Read Post
Tropical Storm Fay threatened to strengthen into a hurricane as it moved toward Cuba after dousing Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Saturday with torrential rains and killing at least one person. The sixth cyclone of what experts... Read Post