Friday, 15 January 2010

News

An estimated 300,000 people have been left homeless by the devastating earthquake in Haiti, with one in 10 homes in the capital Port-au-Prince, the United Nations said on Friday.
A helicopter assessment by the UN mission in Haiti found that some areas suffered "50 percent destruction."
"First estimates suggest some 10 percent of the housing in Port-au-Prince has been destroyed, which roughly translates to about 300,000 people left homeless, UN Office said