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A local resident sits on the roof of his home in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident sits on the roof of his home in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident sits on the roof of his home in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Tree without leaves are seen near Caguas. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Tree without leaves are seen near Caguas. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Tree without leaves are seen near Caguas. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A man stands inside of a destroyed supermarket in Salinas.


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A man stands inside of a destroyed supermarket in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man stands inside of a destroyed supermarket in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Horses are seen in Las Piedras. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Horses are seen in Las Piedras. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Horses are seen in Las Piedras. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents wait in line during a water distribution in Bayamon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents wait in line during a water distribution in Bayamon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents wait in line during a water distribution in Bayamon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Workers repair an electrical pylon near San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Workers repair an electrical pylon near San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Workers repair an electrical pylon near San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A local resident stands inside his home in Carolina. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident stands inside his home in Carolina. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A local resident stands inside his home in Carolina. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Destroyed trees are seen in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Destroyed trees are seen in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Destroyed trees are seen in Guaynabo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Local residents collect water from a broken pipe in Cayey.


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Local residents collect water from a broken pipe in Cayey. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Local residents collect water from a broken pipe in Cayey. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Mayor of San Juan Carmen Yulin Cruz embraces Esperanza Ruiz, a city administrator, outside the government center at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan. 

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Mayor of San Juan Carmen Yulin Cruz embraces Esperanza Ruiz, a city administrator, outside the government center at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Mayor of San Juan Carmen Yulin Cruz embraces Esperanza Ruiz, a city administrator, outside the government center at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows people lining up at a gas station in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church in Carolina. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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An elderly woman stands after receiving food in Salinas.

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An elderly woman stands after receiving food in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

An elderly woman stands after receiving food in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People line up to board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that will take them to the U.S. mainland, in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man carrying a water container walks next to damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man carrying a water container walks next to damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man carrying a water container walks next to damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower (not pictured) to check for a phone signal in Dorado. 

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People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower (not pictured) to check for a phone signal in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People stop on a highway near a mobile phone antenna tower (not pictured) to check for a phone signal in Dorado. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas.

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A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman drinks from a bottle after filling it with water from a tank truck in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A boy climbs a tree in Salinas.


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A boy climbs a tree in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A boy climbs a tree in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase

An aerial photo shows damage in San Juan. REUTERS/DroneBase
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A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items in San Juan.


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A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman carries bottles of water and food during a distribution of relief items in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man rides a bicycle by damaged electricity lines in Salinas.



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A man rides a bicycle by damaged electricity lines in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man rides a bicycle by damaged electricity lines in Salinas. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan.


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People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People queue at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A resident shows the damage to his house in Canovanas. 



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A resident shows the damage to his house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A resident shows the damage to his house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Children play on the roof of a damaged house in Canovanas.


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Children play on the roof of a damaged house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Children play on the roof of a damaged house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Damaged houses in Canovanas. 


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Damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Monica Lopez looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. 


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Monica Lopez looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Monica Lopez looks at her dog at a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Damaged houses in Canovanas.

 REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Damaged houses in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A woman cleans her house in Canovanas. 


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A woman cleans her house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A woman cleans her house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. 


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People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait for their cellphones to be charged outside a store during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man tries to rebuild his house in Canovanas. 

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A man tries to rebuild his house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man tries to rebuild his house in Canovanas. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People use their cellphones on the street during a blackout  in San Juan. 


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People use their cellphones on the street during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People use their cellphones on the street during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Carlos Cruz (L) wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. 

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Carlos Cruz (L) wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Carlos Cruz (L) wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People wait at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in  San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

People wait at a gas station to fill up their fuel containers in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A man tries to repair a generator in the street in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man tries to repair a generator in the street in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A man tries to repair a generator in the street in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum in San Juan. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A woman uses her cellphone on the street during a blackout  in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman uses her cellphone on the street during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman uses her cellphone on the street during a blackout in San Juan. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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