Bahamas

Local reports claim thousands dead in the Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian

By Nick Barrickman, 11 September 2019

While the Bahamian government has sought to minimize the scope of the disaster, the Trump administration has blocked refugees from entering the United States.

Trump blocks refugees from Bahamas as humanitarian catastrophe unfolds

By Kate Randall, 10 September 2019

The massive hurricane that unleashed its wrath on the Bahamas earlier this month has produced a catastrophe as a result of social inequality and political indifference.

Hurricane Dorian: Tens of thousands homeless in the Bahamas as damage assessed on Canadian coast

By Nick Barrickman, 9 September 2019

Post-tropical storm Dorian continues to destroy homes and livelihoods along Canada’s Atlantic coast as a humanitarian disaster intensifies in the Bahamas.

“Unimaginable” death toll predicted in Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

By Dan Conway, 7 September 2019

Five days after the powerful Category Five storm wreaked havoc in the Bahamas, damage, injury and death estimates continue to grow.

Vast destruction revealed as Hurricane Dorian leaves the Bahamas

By Patrick Martin, 4 September 2019

The two main islands in the northern Bahamas, Abaco and Grand Bahama, have been inundated, with most homes and other structures destroyed or heavily damaged.

Hurricane Dorian kills five in the Bahamas as it moves slowly on to Florida

By Kevin Reed, 3 September 2019

Hurricane Dorian lashed the Bahamas all day Monday as it sat nearly motionless and battered the low-lying islands.