Pictures: Hurricane Sandy devastates Haiti, Cuba

World | | November 2, 2012, 12:10 pm
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Haiti was pelted by three days of constant rains due to Hurricane Sandy.

Haiti was pelted by three days of constant rains due to Hurricane Sandy.

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Bridges collapsed. Banana crops were ruined. Homes were underwater in Haiti.

Bridges collapsed. Banana crops were ruined. Homes were underwater in Haiti.

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Sandy also killed over 11 in Cuba, where officials said it destroyed or damaged tens of thousands of houses.

Sandy also killed over 11 in Cuba, where officials said it destroyed or damaged tens of thousands of houses.

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Sandy damaged more than 200,000 homes, and destroyed about 15,000 homes in eastern Cuba.

Sandy damaged more than 200,000 homes, and destroyed about 15,000 homes in eastern Cuba.

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Officials say floodwaters and winds flattened farms, destroyed 71 houses and severely damaged 348 more in Jamaica.

Officials say floodwaters and winds flattened farms, destroyed 71 houses and severely damaged 348 more in Jamaica.

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Over 51 deaths were reported from Haiti as Hurricane Sandy crossed it.

Over 51 deaths were reported from Haiti as Hurricane Sandy crossed it.

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The storm did not directly hit Haiti but it brought several days of drenching rains, causing rivers to overrun their banks.

The storm did not directly hit Haiti but it brought several days of drenching rains, causing rivers to overrun their banks.

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Officials say as much as 70 per cent of crops were destroyed in some areas.

Officials say as much as 70 per cent of crops were destroyed in some areas.