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Haiti - Golf Course Tent City

Haiti - Golf Course Tent City Disasters Famous Historical Events Geography Social Studies World History

The golf course in Port-au-Prince has a new use after a 7.0 earthquake all but ruined the country's capital city.  People who used to live in homes were forced to live in makeshift camps on the golf-course grounds.

This photograph was taken on the 16th of January, 2010.  Click on the image for a better view.


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UN Photo/Marco Dormino, online at Flickr, courtesy the United Nations.

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