Rihanna Issues Heartfelt Plea Calling on Donald Trump to Help Puerto Rico

Sep 29, 2017, 00:33
Rihanna Issues Heartfelt Plea Calling on Donald Trump to Help Puerto Rico

Loss of power and phone service to almost the entire island has made communication spotty so many Americans have yet to hear from family and friends there. At least 16 people were killed. "This is 3.1 or 2 million Americans that are without power, without running water". She's working on logistics of taking supplies back to her hometown.

"The only reason I've heard from them is because they have access to Facebook", she said. The awning lay in a heap on the counter.

The waiver will guarantee the needed equipment to fix infrastructure damaged by the storm and restore emergency services, Duke said in a news release.

But the transport of relief supplies has been hampered by roads rendered impassable by fallen trees or flooding.

"People say FEMA is going to help us", Maribel Valentin Espino said yesterday amid the sodden wreckage of her home. "It seemed like a monster", she recalled. The governor, who has staunchly defended Trump's response to the hurricane, retweeted her post with a "Thank you @POTUS" - referring to the Republican president's official Twitter handle. After hurricanes Irma and now Maria, the campus has been pushed to the limits. Then diesel fuel, gas and water became scarce. Some Puerto Ricans are pulling over on the side of highways in search of a stronger cell signal. After the initial emergency period, IsraAID shifts to long-term programs, all to accompany communities and governments as they strive to build a better tomorrow.

One resident, Juan Cruz, told Reuters news agency as he filled a container from a water tanker: "We can use more help". "We're in a state of emergency". Esri has volunteered its GIS expertise for Harvey and Irma, and with this new tool it wants to provide crowdsourced updates on Puerto Rico's infrastructure.

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Mr McNaught said Auckland Airport had been hit the hardest because it was exclusively supplied by the Marsden Point pipeline. It appeared heavy equipment had dent the pipe and removed the protective coating, Mr Post said in a statement .

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During those video meetings he could obviously see the team moving around in a game and he would stop and point out where I was. Following the defeat, Hodgson has urged his side to forget about their poor start and perform better in the upcoming months.

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Klopp was then involved in a heated debate with some members of the Sevilla staff at full-time. Correa crossed in low, Dejan Lovren failed to clear and Wissam Ben Yedder turned into the net.

There are long lines at the banks that are open with reduced hours or the scattered ATMs that are operational amid an island-wide power outage and near total loss of telecommunications.

At this point, it's unclear to Rubio and others who is in charge. The friends huddled together on Gordon's bed as the storm's 160-mph winds ripped trees from their roots and tore apart nearly every structure made of wood on the island.

That would further a vicious cycle already underway, where fewer workers means less tax revenue, which hurts the economy, which encourages even more people to leave. Christian Mendoza said the auto wash where he works hasn't re-opened so he has been selling bottled water, even without refrigeration.

"The water (was) hot, and it still went like you wouldn't believe", he said. But others can't imagine life elsewhere.

Natalia Manteiga waited outside a supermarket Wednesday in Old San Juan that was letting in a few people at a time. He bought it and rebuilt it after Hurricane Hugo hit in 1989.

"I'm from here. I believe we have to step up to the task". Aubrey's cough turned intense and when she started vomiting, Alicea says, he rushed her to the hospital at 4 a.m.

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