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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Thursday, January 14, 2010

Many countries report missing and dead in Haiti

Associated Press

Hawaii news photo - The Honolulu Advertiser

Cindy Terasme screams after seeing the feet of her dead 14-year-old brother Jean Gaelle Dersmorne in the rubble of the collapsed St. Gerard School in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit Haiti Tuesday.

AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

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A glance on countries reporting dead and missing in Haiti:

  • United States: One dead and three missing. The embassy contacted nearly 1,000 Americans, but an estimated 45,000 are in the country.
  • Canada: Three dead and five missing.
  • Costa Rica: Five missing.
  • France: Two confirmed deaths and several missing.
  • Denmark: Two reported missing.
  • Italy: About 100 reported missing.
  • Mexico: 40 of the 80 Mexicans living in Haiti located.
  • Netherlands: Three injured, including a child; 22 missing.
  • Norway: One missing.
  • Poland: Four missing.
  • United Nations: 36 U.N. personnel confirmed dead and nearly 200 missing.