Escaped Prisoners Captured On British Virgin Islands
16 September, 2017, 02:14 | Author: Pamela Mathis
When Hurricane Irma devastated the U.S. Virgin Islands last Wednesday Ben Steed, a Texas native who now lives on the island of St. John, rounded up his friends there.
Residents in the larger St. Thomas are anxious food supplies could run low before they are replenished.
He said 90 percent of St. Thomas' electrical distribution was destroyed and about half of St. John's grid is down.
Three FEMA urban-search-and-rescue task forces are operating in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, and have done targeted searches on more than 2,000 structures there.
Some Britons stranded on affected islands said they felt abandoned, and some said the Dutch and French governments, which also have Caribbean territories, were better prepared and quicker to respond. Utility officials warned it could take 10 days or more for power to be fully restored.
The Conservative MP James Duddridge, who until a year ago was a Foreign Office minister with responsibility for the Caribbean and British Overseas Territories, said: "It is absolutely essential we change these rules". At this time, U.S. citizens should not attempt to go to the U.S. Embassy in Havana as it suffered severe flood damage.
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President Donald Trump has declared the islands part of a major disaster zone and federal aid was sent to help residents recover.
"I've learned that numerous islanders are walking around neighborhoods smelling for cooking and pleading for the kindness of strangers", said Grapski.
"We are USA citizens, and the USA government needs to come and help".
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Australian tennis great Margaret Court recently sparked a similar backlash by expressing her opposition of same-sex marriage. The legislation was introduced because the survey is not covered by the usual safeguards governing elections in Australia.
The hurricane center also says "a tropical storm watch may be needed for a portion of the North Carolina coast tomorrow". The coast will see some higher surf, unsafe rip currents and possiblly some rain Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.
But the reigning champions endured an uncharacteristically off-colour weekend in 2015, when Vettel won for Ferrari instead. McLaren have endured a miserable year, and are last but one in the constructors' championship.
Yesterday, talking to reporters aboard Air Force One, Trump apparently thought it'd be a good idea to bring all of this up again . On Wednesday, Trump met in the White House with Senator Tim Scott of SC , the only black Republican in the Senate.
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