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Torrential Rains Trigger Flooding and Landslides in Haiti, Killing at Least 42

HeadlineJun 06, 2023

In Haiti, at least 42 people have died, dozens more have been injured, and over 13,000 people have been forced from their homes after a weekend of nonstop rain caused rivers to overtop their banks, triggering flash floods and landslides. Even before the flooding, the U.N. reported more than 5 million Haitians — or nearly half of the population — were in need of humanitarian assistance.

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