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Thursday 17 April 2014

In pictures: Haiti earthquake aftermath - How you can donate

A United Nations soldier from Uruguay speaks to a man who was injured during a food distribution in Port-au-Prince, Monday, Jan. 25, 2010. People waiting in line for food began to loot the aid supplies in front of the National Palace, as a United Nations security force of Uruguayans tried to stop them. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Images from Haiti in the aftermath of an earthquake which is feared to have killed tens of thousands of people and left at least 3m more in need of aid after the island suffered its worst earthquake in 200 years on January 12, 2010.

How you can help

The Disasters Emergency Committee – the umbrella organisation for 13 aid agencies including the British Red Cross and Oxfam – has launched an emergency appeal to help the victims of the Haiti earthquake.

If you would like to make a donation, please call 0370 60 60 900 or visit www.dec.org.uk

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Video: Oxfam provide emergency aid in Haiti

Oxfam is providing clean water, sanitation and shelter to tens of thousands of people affected by the earthquake.





Video: Moments after the earthquake struck capital

A Brazilian soldier stationed in Port-au-Prince captured the scene of devastation just moments after the quake struck.

Video: Aerial view of the devastation

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