Maartje Somers

AFP PICTURE OF THE YEAR 2010 A woman, whose medical condition could not be verified, lies on the pavement near the General Hospital where people infected by cholera are being treated, November 16, 2010 in Port-au-Prince. Haiti's cholera death toll passed 1,000 on November 16th, as mounting anger at the health crisis saw tensions spike with UN peacekeepers accused by some of being the source of the outbreak. A Nepalese UN peacekeeping contingent accused of being the source of the cholera outbreak has taken steps to reinforce its protection, the Nepalese army said in Kathmandu. Nepal has about 1,000 troops serving in the UN mission in Haiti. AFP PHOTO / Hector RETAMAL
AFP PICTURE OF THE YEAR 2010 A woman, whose medical condition could not be verified, lies on the pavement near the General Hospital where people infected by cholera are being treated, November 16, 2010 in Port-au-Prince. Haiti's cholera death toll passed 1,000 on November 16th, as mounting anger at the health crisis saw tensions spike with UN peacekeepers accused by some of being the source of the outbreak. A Nepalese UN peacekeeping contingent accused of being the source of the cholera outbreak has taken steps to reinforce its protection, the Nepalese army said in Kathmandu. Nepal has about 1,000 troops serving in the UN mission in Haiti. AFP PHOTO / Hector RETAMAL AFP