US government satellite image shows Puerto Rico blackout

US government satellite image shows Puerto Rico blackout
 

Millions of people in Puerto Rico remain without electricity in the wake of Hurricane Maria, a new image taken by a US government satellite shows.
Outside the capital city San Juan, residents are still isolated without power or communications, and it may take months to restore, officials warn.
Clean water and medicine are also scarce, locals residents report.
The island's governor warned on Monday of a "humanitarian crisis occurring in America", and called for more aid.
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26 September 2017 in World News, Views: 80
Source: BBC
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