Baracoa, Cuba Recovers from Hurricane

HAVANA TIMES, Oct. 18 — Baracoa, the first city founded in Cuba by the Spanish colonizers, has recovered 90.4 per cent of the homes affected by Hurricane Ike and the March 2008 coastal flooding, Alicia Licet Noa, director of the Housing Investment Municipal Unit, announced. The hurricanes that hit the country two years ago damaged more than 300,000 homes throughout the Caribbean island nation, reported IPS.

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Church in Batabano, Mayabeque, Cuba. By Frangel Arias (USA). Camera: Samsung Galaxy S9

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