Close sidebar
Live
NEWS / Cuba

Cuba struggles to recover after Hurricane Irma

The tourism industry in Caibarien is vital for Cuba's economy. But the city is currently overwhelmed by the magnitude of devastation left by Hurricane Irma, the strongest storm on record to form in the Atlantic.

The tourism industry in Caibarien is vital for Cuba's economy.

But the city is currently overwhelmed by the magnitude of devastation left by Hurricane Irma, the strongest strorm on record to form in the Atlantic.

Thousands fear their lives will never fully recover from the impact of this vast storm as they lost their homes and livelihoods.

Al Jazeera's Julia Galiano reports from Caibarien, Cuba.

SOURCE:


YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

New information has come to light about thousands of mostly Yemeni children believed to have been abducted in the 1950s.

Stories from the sex trade

Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.