“We are dying here … we are going to see something close to a genocide" if we don't get more help, San Juan mayor says.

Map. History of Puerto Rico conflict

17 October 2018
1 year ago
National Guard anticipating 1,400 additional troops to Puerto Rico in next 4 days.
1 year ago
Mayor: "I am asking the president of the United States to make sure somebody is in charge that is up to the task of saving lives."
“We are dying here … we are going to see something close to a genocide if we don't get more help, San Juan mayor says.1 year ago
“We are dying here … we are going to see something close to a genocide" if we don't get more help, San Juan mayor says.
1 year ago
@POTUS Puerto Rico is "a territory. They're great people. I know the people very well."
On Puerto Rico, Pres says i think it's going real well considering. I think we've made tremendous strides.1 year ago
On Puerto Rico, Pres says "i think it's going real well considering." "I think we've made tremendous strides."
1 year ago
@POTUS "We've saved a lot of lives, we've done a really good job. Now we're bringing the people for distribution."
1 year ago
@POTUS "This is a total devastation" of Puerto Rico"you don't have the roads, you don't have anything."
1 year ago
@POTUS: “We’re spending hundreds of millions of dollars” for hurricane recovery. “But Puerto Rico was flattened..”
Hundreds of truck drivers deploying to Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.1 year ago
Hundreds of truck drivers deploying to Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.
1 year ago
@FLGovScott Goods have gotten into port in Puerto Rico but now it’s full and thus need for drivers and then generators.
Florida has housing and debris issues still, but in Puerto Rico’s troubles “are totally different,” says @FLGovScott.1 year ago
Florida has housing and debris issues still, but in Puerto Rico’s troubles “are totally different,” says @FLGovScott.
1 year ago
@FLGovScott Florida will offer in-state tuition to those from Puerto Rico.
1 year ago
Puerto Rico governor “going through an unbelievable crisis,” says @FLGovScott.
Gov Scott visited Puerto Rico yesterday and promised all the help Florida can provide. Says PR needs trucks and drivers to distribute supplies.1 year ago
Gov Scott visited Puerto Rico yesterday and promised all the help Florida can provide. Says PR needs trucks and drivers to distribute supplies.
After lunch with @POTUS and @VP, @FLGovScott says our state has come back strong from Irma, but Puerto Rico devastated by Maria.1 year ago
After lunch with @POTUS and @VP, @FLGovScott says "our state has come back strong from Irma," but Puerto Rico "devastated" by Maria.
1 year ago
Short term likely some Puerto Ricans will be “coming to Florida,” says @FLGovScott.
1 year ago
Florida “is going to respond with whatever the governor asks” for Puerto Rico - says @FLGovScott
1 year ago
Will logically include Spanish-speaking police officers, says @FLGovScott. “We’re just going issue by issue.”
1 year ago
During tour of Puerto Rico, @FLGovScott says issues there “totally different” than what his state dealt with after HurricaneIrma.
1 year ago
"We are literally starting from scratch," says Pres of situation on Puerto Rico. Vows to stand by them until they are "safe and secure."
1 year ago
[email protected]: "We will not rest until the people of Puerto Rico are safe."
1 year ago
Trump addressing challenges posed by Puerto Rico being an island: "This is an island surrounded by water. Big water. Ocean water."
Pres begins speech to manufacturers with remarks on Puerto Rico: says federal govt engaged fully in response to the disaster.1 year ago
Pres begins speech to manufacturers with remarks on Puerto Rico: says federal govt "engaged fully" in response to the disaster.
1 year ago
@POTUS "We've never seen a situation like this."
1 year ago
[email protected]: "All appropriate depts of our govt are engaged fully in" helping Puerto Rico.
1 year ago
Local resources "totally unable" to handle the catastrophe in Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "I'd like to begin by sending our thoughts and prayers to the people of Puerto Rico."
We've undertaken a massive federal mobilization to assist Puerto Rico, says @POTUS at start of @ShopFloorNAM speech.1 year ago
"We've undertaken a massive federal mobilization to assist Puerto Rico," says @POTUS at start of @ShopFloorNAM speech.
1 year ago
[email protected]: Thank you to FEMA, our great Military and all First Responders who are working so hard,against terrible odds,in Puerto Rico. See you Tuesday!
1 year ago
[email protected]: The fact is that Puerto Rico has been destroyed by two hurricanes. Big decisions will have to be made as to the cost of its rebuilding!
1 year ago
[email protected]: Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello just stated: "The Administration and the President, every time we've spoken, they've delivered
1 year ago
[email protected]: FEMA and First Responders are doing a GREAT job in Puerto Rico. Massive food and water delivered. Docks and electric grid dead. Locals trying.
1 year ago
Puerto Rico Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez: “We never expected to be living in a humanitarian crisis”
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