France’s hurricane-hit St Martin on guard for health threats

France’s hurricane-hit St Martin on guard for health threats

The French-Dutch island of St Martin, where white sands and turquoise waters once drew foreign visitors in droves, is now attracting a different kind of population: rats and mosquitoes.

‘Returning life to normal is the absolute priority’: Macron visits Caribbean in wake of Hurricane Irma

‘Returning life to normal is the absolute priority’: Macron visits Caribbean in wake of Hurricane Irma

Macron arrives in hurricane-hit Caribbean

Macron arrives in hurricane-hit Caribbean

Hundreds of Hurricane Irma survivors arrive in France, Netherlands

Hundreds of Hurricane Irma survivors arrive in France, Netherlands

French Caribbean: Fear and looting grip tense Saint Martin in wake of Hurricane Irma

French Caribbean: Fear and looting grip tense Saint Martin in wake of Hurricane Irma

Blasted by Hurricane Irma, French Caribbean spared by Jose

Blasted by Hurricane Irma, French Caribbean spared by Jose

Ravaged French Caribbean islands brace for new hurricane

Ravaged French Caribbean islands brace for new hurricane

Hurricane Irma ‘one of the worst disasters experienced by France in 35 years’

Hurricane Irma ‘one of the worst disasters experienced by France in 35 years’

French aid efforts slowed amid bad weather and looting in Caribbean

French aid efforts slowed amid bad weather and looting in Caribbean

IN PICTURES: Hurricane Irma leaves trail of destruction in French Caribbean

IN PICTURES: Hurricane Irma leaves trail of destruction in French Caribbean

Update: Nine dead, seven missing on French Caribbean islands in wake of Hurricane Irma

Update: Nine dead, seven missing on French Caribbean islands in wake of Hurricane Irma