Tarp roofs remain in Puerto Rico

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Posted: June 21, 2018 at 3:36 a.m.
Updated: June 21, 2018 at 3:36 a.m.

There are signs of recovery in Puerto Rico after last year’s devastating hurricanes, but many homes like these in Catano, east of San Juan, still have temporary roofs.

Thousands of people across Puerto Rico are still living in damaged homes nine months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

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