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Haiti / Earthquake / Six Months Later / Orphans #970289

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 13, 2010
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(Port-au-Prince: Anderson Cooper) The ongoing problems with the situation in Haiti six months after the earthquake reviewed.

(Port-au-Prince: Anderson Cooper) The red tape in dealing with the rubble from the quake featured; scenes shown from Port-au-Prince: the dump, rubble in the streets & idle heavy equipment. [Haiti Recovery Group Randy PERKINS†- says the debris has to be cleared, the sanitation problem solved & the red tape cut; notes no one is making decisions & coordination needs to happen.]

(Port-au-Prince: Anderson Cooper, Sanjay Gupta) The lack of clarity about who will make the decision to use the equipment brought here by Perkins' company & the problem of taxes on NGOs discussed.

(Port-au-Prince: Sanjay Gupta) The orphans of Haiti featured; scenes shown from the orphanage building in Port-au-Prince, of food in warehouses nearby & the problem of getting stuff from the warehouses to the people.

(Port-au-Prince: Anderson Cooper, Sanjay Gupta) The lack of coordination between aid organizations in Haiti discussed; details given about customs taxes on imported aid & how goods are just stored. [President Rene PREVAL†- {thru translator} invites the international community to meet with him about customs problems.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Sanjay, Anderson Cooper,;
Gupta, Sanjay

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