11 pictures that best encapsulate the destruction that Storm Desmond caused

Thankfully Storm Desmond has come and gone, but the reverberating effects of the damage caused by the relentless wind and rain that Ireland experienced in the past 48 hours will take quite a while to clear. Donegal, Cork, Mayo and Kerry were among the worst hit areas in the country with some towns becoming submerged under water on Saturday evening. Some of the pictures captured are quite eye-catching but also very disturbing as many home owners and businesses begin to count the costs of the damage caused.

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