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Bahamas lists 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian

By DW
12 September 2019   |   9:20 am
Officials in the Bahamas have listed some 2,500 people as missing in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Meanwhile, the White House said it was not planning to give islanders temporary protected immigration status.

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