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On Twitter @RAMhaiti

7:36 a.m.: tremor!!

7:35 a.m.: I got a call from Jacmel and an email from jacmel, a school collapsed w/children inside.there is a refugee camp

7:30 a.m.: The streets are now Haiti's living room and bedroom

2:27 p.m.: We are ok at the Oloffson..thanx for asking..surrounding neighborhoods have been hit hard..logistical help is minimal

1:25 p.m.: I see bodies in the street..I see bodies buried in rubble..there are going to be food, medical supply and water issues.. decomposing bodies.

1:05 p.m.: We still feel occasional tremors here but they're not that strong..no electricity..no logistical support to speak of.

12:55 a.m.: People are buried in the St Gerard School by St Gerard Church..we heard voices in the rubble.I saw bodies..no official vehicles in area.



On Twitter @Internethaiti

2:20 p.m.: Petit-Goave should be severely affected (Petit-Goave devrait être durement touchée)

1:29 p.m.: More than ever, Internet is vital in Haiti, like water and electricity

3:07 a.m.: last aftershock in Haiti was at 02:23 ET with 4.4 magnitude #Haiti #HaitiQuake #HelpHaiti

2:07 a.m.: Two new aftershock at 01:48 and 01:58 ET with 4.5 and 4.7 magnitude #Haiti #HaitiQuake #HelpHaiti



On Twitter @troylivesay

3:38 a.m.: Church groups are singing throughout the city all through the night in prayer. It is a beautiful sound in the middle of a horrible tragedy

Jan. 12 | 5:24 p.m.: Just experienced a MAJOR earthquake here in Port au Prince - walls were falling down. - we are ALL fine - pray for those in the slums

Jan. 12 | 8:20 p.m.: In our area mostly exterior walls fallen - people afraid to re-enter their homes...

Jan. 12 |8:22 p.m.: Tipap made it home from Carrefour - saw many dead bodies and injured along the way - said most buidings w/more than one story are down



On Twitter @fredodupoux

2:00 p.m.: Just saw tijoe zenny driving down canapevert ! No he's not dead

1:41 p.m.: People camping on the saint therese parc in petion ville

12:41 a.m.: dead bodies are everywhere i havent seen one ambulance or any proffesionl med care anywhere in port-au-prince

Jan. 12 | 6:05 p.m.: Words on the streets part of Hotel Montana Fell , exagone is cracked. houses in canape vert fell down #haiti #eq"



On Twitter @VICE2K

12:00 p.m.: Ohhh my god this is an ongoing nightmareeeeeeee....RIP JC......

12:02 p.m.: yes it's confirmed...sad man sad....We're devastated over here... I wanna shut my eyes and hope this is all a nightmare!!!

9:14 a.m.: OMG I was hoping to wake up today and find out it was all a nightmare but its getting worst and worst!!!



On Twitter @tyrabanks

2:42 p.m.: My thoughts are w/ all those suffering in Haiti during this major catastrophe. I donated, u should too: text "YELE" to 50 ...



On Twitter @wyclef

5:10 a.m.: My flight leaves for the D R n one hour! Can't fly into haiti direct as you know pray for the people of haiti n me please #warriors



On Twitter @yelehaiti

2:25 a.m.: I cannot stress enough what a human disaster this is, and idle hands will only make this tragedy worse.



On Twitter @407Rob

2 p.m.: Consumed w finding friend in Port-au-Prince #Haiti. have any contacts there DM me please. His wife has not had cntc. Was at #MontannaHotel



On Twitter @bluenotebetty

1:19 p.m.: #PLEASEHELP! looking for# family/friends in #Haiti. Greg Love, John Maples, and Clayton Stoltzfus. Contact me ASAP with info, please #Haiti



On Twitter @yatalley

2:30 p.m.: the road from Port-au-prince to jacmel is cut and there's no way to pass...even on a rhino or a motorcycle.

12:58 p.m.: and the ONLY hospital in jacmel is DOWN



On Twitter @yvescolon

11:42 p.m.: one aunt is OK, but still no word about mom. Any news on Rue St. Surin on Canape Vert road? Can't reach my mom.



On Twitter @LadyDior47

Jan 13 | 1:36 p.m.: do you know what neighborhood rue l'enterrement is in? My aunt owns a store there. I cannot get in contact with her :(



On Twitter @iamadopted

Jan. 13 | 1:32 p.m.: checking my school email to see if there has been an update on the Lynn University students in Haiti



On Twitter @lmroces

Jan 13 | 1:12 p.m.: Does anybody know the status of the Salesian Sisters in Haiti? We have received little word.



On Twitter @haiti

Jan 13 | 1:18 p.m.: No Cathedral. Entire Holy Trinity complex, convent for the Sisters of St. Margaret , Ep. Bishop's house, College St. Pierre is gone.

Jan 13 | 1:17 p.m.: Apartment for College St. Pierre still standing. Bishop Duracene no longer has a house in which to live.



On Twitter @LambiFund

Jan. 13 | 1:22 p.m.: Many UN leaders were staying at the Montana Hotel, which was flattened, killing over 200 people.



On Twitter @tilionel

Jan. 13 | 1:02 p.m.: Hospitals over here are running out of everything, water, medicine, doctors etc we are overwhelmed. Please send help.



On Twitter @jodinescorner

Jan. 13 | 10:20 a.m.: Alright folks, have not heard from my Dad. If u know any media orgs, mission trips or anyone going 2 Haiti & need a translator, pls letmekno





On Twitter @nickjean

10:20 a.m.: Looking for my family: i am looking for my father Frantz Mezier who works for EDH and my brother Josue Mezier



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