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September 26, 2017

Does Trump care about Puerto Rico’s hurricane victims?

BBC NewsDoes Trump care about Puerto Rico’s hurricane victims?BBC NewsThe warning from Puerto Rico’s governor in the wake of Hurricane Maria was stark: act now, or risk a humanitarian disaster. Those outside the capital were still struggling without power, while locals reported clean water and medicines were also scarce.,.Puerto Ricans’ Plea for Aid From Uncle Sam: We’re Americans, TooBloombergAfter losing everything in Puerto Rico, resident says: ‘We have not lost our faith’CNNTrump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidChicago TribuneABC News -Politico -The Atlantic -Newsweekall 2,183 news articles »…The warning from Puerto Rico’s governor in the wake of Hurricane Maria was stark:act now, or risk a humanitarian disaster.Those outside the capital were still struggling without power, while locals reported clean water and medicines werealso scarce.But many in the US – of which Puerto Ricois a territory – are questioning whether their president cares about the 3.5 millionAmerican citizens whose lives have beenturned upside down.*.Puerto Rico may be months without power*.What’s really driving Trump in his NFL feud?*.How is Puerto Rico related to the US?A quick glance at Donald Trump’s Twitterfeed over the weekend – arguably the president’s preferred method of communication – gave no hint of the unfolding humanitarian crisis.Instead, his attention was firmly focused on whether or not American footballers knelt or stood during the national anthem.It didn’t go unnoticed.

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