A major earthquake hit Haiti on Tuesday, causing huge destruction and enormous loss of life. According to the latest information from the Haiti government and other sources, the death toll stands at between 30-50,000 with 3 million individuals affected. Thousands are thought to still be buried under rubble, with some sources estimating the death toll could reach 100,000. The worst affected area is the capital city, Port-au-Prince and the surrounding suburbs.
T he worst earthquake in 200 years struck Haiti, devastating the capital and threatening over 3 million people. Haiti’s infrastructure and communications have been shattered and untold thousands killed.