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A little girl sleeps on a bed under the protection of a mosquito net... News PhotoCaribbean,Child,Dominican Republic,Flood,Geographical Locations,Girls,Haiti,Hispaniola,Island,Latin America,Mosquito,Poverty,Protection,Santo Domingo - Dominican Republic,Sleeping,Small,Vertical,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA little girl sleeps on a bed under the protection of a mosquito net in a flooded area of Santo Domingo, on July 11, 2013 after Tropical Storm Chantal lashed the impoverished Caribbean island of Hispaniola -- shared by Haiti and the Dominican Republic. A firefighter was killed and more than 6500 people were evacuated in the Dominican Republic as Chantal has now weaken into a 'tropical wave'. AFP PHOTO/Erika SANTELICES (Photo credit should read ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images)