Haiti earthquake survivors blockade roads with piles of corpses in protest at lack of aid

Liz Hazelton
UK Daily Mail
Friday, January 15th, 2010


Desperate Haitians have set up roadblocks of corpses in Port-au-Prince to protest at the lack of emergency aid reaching them after the catastrophic earthquake.

Although billions of pounds has already been pledged to the devastated country, help is only just beginning to trickle through to survivors.

Rescue efforts have been blighted by poor infrastructure and lack of heavy lifting equipment – as well as the damage wrought by the disaster. 

As the situation grows increasingly tense, aid workers were forced to consider security protection just to move round the island.

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