Haitians Seek Medical Help From US Navy Ship Amid Protests
|11/09/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Hundreds of Haitians with health problems ranging from diabetes to bullet injuries lined up Friday hoping to be seen by a staff member aboard the USNS Comfort, which docked in Port-au-Prince this week for its last stop of a five-month medical mission.
The U.S. Navy’s floating hospital has visited Haiti six times in the past decade. The latest mission comes at a critical moment, when violent demonstrations and street barricades have caused several hospitals across the country to run out of medical supplies. Some have been forced to close temporarily as protesters keep demanding the read more >>>