Cuba surveys toppled houses, flooded cities in wake of Irma

10 Septembre, 2017, 21:55 | Author: Claudine Rigal
  • Bumper-to-bumper traffic snaked north out of the peninsula

With Cuba facing two extremely destructive hurricanes this weekend, tourists and even dolphins have been evacuated from the projected paths of the storms.

Six dolphins were removed from the island Cayo Guillermo ahead of Irma.

The workers removed the sea creatures from the water and onto mats, where they were placed in wet blankets and transported via helicopter to safety in the province of Cienfuegos, according to The Journal.

Waves of up to 36 feet (11 meters) smashed businesses along Havana's sea side drive on Sunday morning in the wake of Hurricane Irma, pummeling famous hotels such as the Copacabana, which were evacuated along with flooded neighborhoods.

They have been placed in a swimming pool offering similar conditions to their usual life at an aquarium in southern Cuba.

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Hurricane Irma has been sweeping across the Caribbean since the middle of this week, affecting Puerto Rico and Cuba, and also the islands belonging to the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and France.

Miami resident Nina Cohen said: "I haven't seen anything like this, and I have lived in Florida 40 years". At least 20 people are known to have died so far across the Caribbean.

"We all went through Andrew, lost homes, and this is looking worse than Andrew ever did".

The National Staff for Civil Defense authorities are continuing to lessen Hurricane Irma´s effects, ensuring food, communications and welfare of Cuban people who have been sheltered in some selected premises.

The clean-up has now begun in Cuba, as the deadly storm heads on to the US.

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