Post Profile






FEMA Ends Food, Water Shipments to Puerto Rico

“More than four months after Hurricane Maria battered Puerto Rico, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is halting new shipments of food and water to the island,” CNN reports. “The island government appeared blindsided by the decision, saying it was still [...]
read more

share
See more about: Puerto Rico

Related Posts


U.S. agency says will keep providing water, other essentials in Puerto Rico

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Reuters Environment Blog

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Wednesday it would continue providing water, meals and other essentials to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico despite earlier reports its humanitarian mission in t...

In Reversal, FEMA Says It Won't End Puerto Rico Food And Water Distribution Wednesday

News : The Two-Way

The agency says it has been working on transitioning distribution to the Puerto Rican government but has not finalized it. Wednesday's date "was mistakenly provided," a spokesman said.

FEMA ends food and water aid to struggling Puerto Rico

US Politics / Liberal : Matthew Yglesias

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will end food and water aid to Puerto Rico despite the island’s ongoing struggles, NPR reported on Tuesday. Officials have argued that the immediate humanitarian crisis following Hurric...

FEMA criticized for plan to end storm aid in Puerto Rico

Academics / General Science : This Could Be Big

WASHINGTON (AP) — Plans by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to halt hurricane relief supplies to Puerto Rico drew criticism Tuesday from members of Congress and the mayor of the island's largest city.

FEMA Says It Won’t Cut Off Food and Water Aid to Puerto Rico

News : NYTimes: News

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said a Wednesday date had been publicized in error and it had never intended to stop distributing food and water for Hurricane Maria survivors.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC