posted on Aug, 30 2005 @ 09:41 AM
Breaking News - Fox News is now reporting that Martial Law has been declared in New Orleans. There are reports of at least four levee breaks, with
water rising in the central business district and the french quarter.
"Thousands of National Guardsmen were activated in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.
In downtown New Orleans, streets that were relatively clear in the hours after the storm were filled with 1 to 1 1/2 feet of water Tuesday morning.
The situation was so dire that martial law was declared there and the city considered bringing in barges to provide electricity.
Water was knee-deep around the Superdome. Canal Street was literally a canal. Water lapped at the edge of the French Quarter."
"Water poured into New Orleans from Lake Pontchartrain after a two-block-long breach opened overnight in a section of a levee that protects the
Please visit the link provided for the complete story.
This is only going to get worse. Be prepared for martial law being declared in Mississippi and Alabama because of the damage there, plus the reports
of looting in Mississippi.
[edit on 8-30-2005 by MasterCoyote]
[edit on 30-8-2005 by John bull 1]
[edit on 1-9-2005 by John bull 1]