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Half off the Haiti's earthquake there are still only guesses about the death total.
One Haitian politician thinks he could hit 500000.
Will today Haitians are still fearful of more often shocks and now disease.
For more on this tragedy we are joined by Fox News -- Orlando Salinas who is in the Dominican Republic with the very latest.
Orlando can you tell us.
Actually we are right now in sample -- We are waiting to catch a flight out of your day picked us in the Port Au Prince we're hearing reports this morning.
The cab drivers says you'll find -- -- you probably know just about any city they really know the guts of what's going on in that city.
There -- tell me that they're already hearing get there are reports of small caravans of buses.
That are actually making their way from Haiti.
-- the hillside the mountainous regions and trying to -- -- Were you into the -- -- -- Which explains -- on hold while large number of the Dominican were part.
Has started to a massive put itself out on that border wherever the most porous crossings and most familiar prof.
Things are leading from Haiti into.
Into the Dominican Republic.
We are still hearing that as.
You know the reports it is getting worse as the hours go by.
Still no great concerted coordinated effort.
The by anyone large group.
To go in the -- try to start recovering and getting people out of these buildings.
We know this happened you know a couple of days -- go and yet you still have no concerted effort economy people are -- they ought.
But remember Haiti -- the structure bad to begin -- it is not pretty nonexistent.
So hearing that there is -- a couple places by the by the port you're trying to coordinate after that it's safe for these battles to come in and start delivering really back.
Idle Orlando Salinas for the very latest Orlando thank you very much for the aid effort is ramping up -- -- tells us to help the reeling.
-- -- but an American aircraft carrier also expected off the coast this afternoon.
More US navy ships carrying thousands of Marines on their way.
Help from countries around the world starting to arrive on the scene but the demand for help of all -- still far outweighing supply at this point.
Well for more on the effort I'm joined by -- and -- he's a general director for menace on some fronts here UK also known as doctors.
Without borders and mark thank you so much for coming here we have from Orlando Salinas that a -- supported -- no great coordinated effort yet it's just getting to the scene.
What -- you heard from your sources.
Well it's hard to get a full picture but it's it's very chaotic place.
It's it's a catastrophe and -- the devastation in the incomprehensible level suffering for the Haitian people right now is something we're just coming to grips with.
Now your organization Doctors Without Borders already has facilities in Haiti and have been operating -- for some time long before the earthquake just describe for me Port Au Prince in particular that the level of poverty in this in this country vote.
It's not just a place that support is there an urgent medical needs emergency medical needs for for years there we've been there since 1991 to give you a quick example in 2009 we averaged in just one of our hospitals.
Over 8000 admissions to our -- emergency room per month.
So when you see the kind of devastation of see the buildings many instructions they're not a particularly.
Us study to say the least.
What -- -- fuel biggest challenges from your organization.
Well we we have three major hospital programs running and -- had to evacuate those hospital buildings.
One of them fell down the other seem to unstable proved to be safe to use and one of our houses -- -- so we just like.
The rest of the population we we are also a bit of a victim of this -- what we're doing right now is massively scaling up.
We've got and tents and and operating theater in that didn't -- what was once just the compound of these hospitals.
-- we've got a plane coming in with an inflatable hospital to surgical units so essentially what we're trying to do -- deal with.
What was always a very very busy situation -- the -- up for this massive influx of people were wounded in need of immediate.
There it must be very hard because the infrastructure is shaky at best you know from the government's point of view so you're not gonna get a lot of help on the ground from the government authorities in -- know where we're an independent organization we've been dealing with the situation at the reason we're there is that there there's very little health capacity in the country.
So what we're trying to do though is is -- that is just get more resources onto the ground.
Because we are our our teams are overwhelmed there's been working round the clock.
And then that is the number of people.
Who are injured -- need of immediate care we're talking about broken bones were talking about wounds were talking a very severe burning in the and they need they need care now that the next level of care when you start talking about food.
And water sanitation.
And of course shelter.
That's all that what we're not even looking at that stuff yet we're running out of time but not we'll continue to check in with you and best of luck with the relief efforts really appreciated my -- with the doctors -- -- thank you for.
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