Louisiana governor declares state of emergency as memories of Hurricane Katrina haunt city.
New Orleans residents cleaning up their yard of debris after flash floods struck the area early yesterday. The city is under a storm-surge watch along with a stretch of Louisiana coast as a tropical storm forms in the Gulf of Mexico, threatening the region with potentially life-threatening rains. – AFP pic, July 11, 2019.
“It is still too soon to tell what the impact will be but we believe there will be an impact,” New Orleans mayor LaToya Cantrell said at a press conference in the city which was devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.Read more: TheMalaysianInsight
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