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Haiti Earthquake: 10 Years Later

The Earthquake and its Aftermath: Three Personal Accounts
Haiti Earthquake: 10 Years Later

The Earthquake and its Aftermath: Three Personal Accounts

Jean Elie Gilles and his wife were at their home in Rue Dalencourt in Canapé Vert on Jan. 12, 2010. When the earth shook, Jean Elie believed that a truck had driven through his house.

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Haiti Since the Earthquake: A Decade of Empty Promises
Haiti, Haiti Earthquake: 10 Years Later, Latest News, Special Reports

Haiti Since the Earthquake: A Decade of Empty Promises

While daily life in Haiti has always been difficult for most Haitians, the past 18 months on the island have been particularly hard. As the country finds itself in the throes of a fluctuating political, economic and social crisis, the capital city has been virtually paralyzed, with schools, businesses, and banks closed for days, if not weeks, at a time.

This was not the Haiti anyone had hoped for 10 years after the disaster.