Haiti - earthquake 2010 - Dina
1/17/10 Port au Prince, Haiti  - US Embassy -  Several Disaster Medicine Assistance Teams (DMAT) decided to break the monotony and tension of the long wait for security for transit to mission sites by starting a kite-making competition. After a few minutes of raucous competition, officials shut down the activity, citing hazards to helicopters as well as bad press as reasons for the shut down. Story by Stephen Smith/Globe Staff. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff.

1/17/10 Port au Prince, Haiti - US Embassy - Several Disaster Medicine Assistance Teams (DMAT) decided to break the monotony and tension of the long wait for security for transit to mission sites by starting a kite-making competition. After a few minutes of raucous competition, officials shut down the activity, citing hazards to helicopters as well as bad press as reasons for the shut down. Story by Stephen Smith/Globe Staff. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff.

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