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Hurricane Fiona Hits Puerto Rico

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Hurricane Fiona knocked out all electricity on the US island of Puerto Rico.

Officials revealed that some of the island’s power had been restored, noting that the rest will take days to be reconnected.

President Joe Biden declared a state of emergency for the island, allowing authorities to provide disaster relief.

Ports have been closed and flights out of the island’s main airport have been cancelled.

Written by: Helen Obih

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