Archive for October, 2010

KARZAI DENOUNCES DRUG RAID IN AFGHANISTAN: COULD BE MIRRORED IN HAITI WITH PREVAL/LAMBERT/CELESTIN

October 31, 2010
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KARZAI DENOUNCES DRUG RAID IN AFGHANISTAN: COULD BE MIRRORED IN HAITI WITH PREVAL/LAMBERT/CELESTIN

The Afghan president calls a large-scale operation in which the U.S. and Russia took part a violation of sovereignty, even though Afghan police participated in the action near the Pakistan border. Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Saturday denounced a large-scale drug raid in which U.S. forces and Russian drug agents took part, calling it...
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Guards Cash in on SMUGGLING HAITIAN CHILDREN

October 31, 2010
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Guards Cash in on SMUGGLING HAITIAN CHILDREN

The Miami Herald, BY GERARDO REYES AND JACQUELINE CHARLES, Posted on Tue, Oct. 26, 2010 The long-legged young man in a black jacket and shorts carries a child under each arm, given to him on the Haitian side of the border. He steps into the calm waters of the Massacre River and in less...
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How series was reported and numbers tallied

October 31, 2010
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How series was reported and numbers tallied

In February reporters and photographers from El Nuevo Herald and The Miami Herald began investigating claims that children were routinely smuggled from Haiti into the Dominican Republic, a long-standing problem that became an epidemic following the earthquake that killed an estimated 300,000 people in January. The journalists persuaded traffickers to talk — if we...
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Hurricane Tomas might put Haiti under the gun

October 30, 2010
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Hurricane Tomas might put Haiti under the gun

The forecast track for Tomas now shows the system slowing down considerably by Thursday and starting to turn northwest while it’s in the Caribbean southeast of Jamaica. From there, several models predict the system will make a distinct turn back to the northeast, possibly putting Haiti or the Dominican Republic under the gun. That...
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Misinformation the enemy in Haiti’s cholera battle-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

October 30, 2010
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Misinformation the enemy in Haiti’s cholera battle-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Angela Mulholland, CTV.ca News Date: Saturday Oct. 30, 2010 7:49 AM ET As Haiti enters its third week of an outbreak of cholera, health workers on the ground say they are fighting against a tide of misinformation in their fight to educate Haitians on how to combat the illness. Just this past week, as...
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Tropical Storm Tomas Nears the Caribbean

October 30, 2010
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Tropical Storm Tomas Nears the Caribbean

Tropical Storm Tomas has formed near the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles off the coast of northeastern South America. Tomas is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane some time this weekend. Latest forecast information Tropical Storm Tomas: Tropical Update Below you’ll find various maps from current storm information to satellite images and the...
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Protesters blame UN base for cholera in Haiti

October 30, 2010
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Protesters blame UN base for cholera in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hundreds of protesters who blame U.N. peacekeepers from Nepal for Haiti’s widening cholera epidemic marched on a rural military base Friday to demand the soldiers leave the country. Demonstrators waving tree branches and carrying anti-U.N. banners walked from the central plateau city of Mirebalais several miles to the gates of...
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Haiti Scrambles to Secure Clean Water Cholera Epidemic Underscores Need to Overhaul Crumbling Sanitation Network; Helicopters Ferry in Supplies of Chlorine

October 29, 2010
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Haiti Scrambles to Secure Clean Water Cholera Epidemic Underscores Need to Overhaul Crumbling Sanitation Network; Helicopters Ferry in Supplies of Chlorine

Wall Street Journal: By INGRID ARNESEN And MIKE ESTERL A BIG PUDDLE OF NEPALESE POO CONTAMINATES PEASANT’S WATER SUPPLY U.N. investigators seeking the cause of the cholera epidemic gathered human waste this week from a peace-keeping base in Mirebalais, Haiti. ST. MARC, Haiti—Haiti’s cholera epidemic is adding fresh urgency to the need to upgrade...
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Rapid test for malaria approved for Haiti

October 29, 2010
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Rapid test for malaria approved for Haiti

ATLANTA, Oct. 28 (UPI) — Haitian and U.S. officials have approved the use of three malaria rapid diagnostic tests for use in earthquake-ravaged Haiti, a U.S. report says. Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta and Haiti Ministry of Public Health and Population say because symptoms of malaria are non-specific,...
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MINUSTAH PRESENCE IN HAITI IMPORTANT IN THE SUPPORT OF COCAINE TRAFFIC, TRAFFICKING OF CHILDREN, KIDNAPPING,PROSTITUTION, PREVAL’S CRIMINAL GOVERNMENT AND NOW THE INTRODUCTION OF CHOLERA INTO NATION.

October 28, 2010
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MINUSTAH PRESENCE IN HAITI IMPORTANT IN THE  SUPPORT OF COCAINE TRAFFIC, TRAFFICKING OF CHILDREN, KIDNAPPING,PROSTITUTION, PREVAL’S CRIMINAL GOVERNMENT AND NOW THE INTRODUCTION OF CHOLERA INTO NATION.

Mirebalais, Haiti: Milirary base being probed as source of Haiti cholera outbreak WATCH THE VIDEO HERE—-UN dumps waste and POISONS HAITI MIREBALAIS, Haiti – U.N. investigators took samples of foul-smelling waste trickling behind a Nepalese peacekeeping base toward an infected river system on Wednesday, following persistent accusations that excrement from the newly arrived unit...
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Invitation à la Presse Le Bureau de la Communication du Parti RESPÈ vous convie a une CONFERENCE DE PRESSE.

October 28, 2010
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Invitation à la Presse        Le Bureau de la Communication du Parti RESPÈ vous convie a  une CONFERENCE DE PRESSE.

Date           : JEUDI 28 Octobre 2010 Heure         : 05h00 PM Lieu            : Hôtel MONT JOLI Les médias sont cordialement invités à couvrir ce rassemblement. **** – Gen Plas Pou Tout Moun! – Haïti-Nation change de peau! Nous vous invitons dès à présent à vous enregistrer sur le site http://www.haiti-nation.com où vous pourrez publier vos...
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SENATOR YOURI LATORTUE AND WYCLEF JEAN STONED IN THE ARTIBONITE

October 28, 2010
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SENATOR YOURI LATORTUE AND WYCLEF JEAN STONED IN THE ARTIBONITE

October 27, 2010 Youri Latortue and Wyclef Jean visited a hospital in the Artibonite as a publicty move to show support for Haiti’s cholera victims.  Gonaives, and the Artibonite are volatile areas. This is where the fuse is lit when rapid, sometimes violent change is is imminent. As Wyclef and Senator Latortue exited the...
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Haiti’s Latest Misery

October 28, 2010
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Haiti’s Latest Misery

The cholera outbreak in Haiti — the first in 50 years — has layered fresh anxiety atop long-standing misery. By Tuesday the disease had sickened more than 3,000 people and killed more than 250. While the authorities have expressed cautious hope that the outbreak might soon stabilize and remain largely confined to the rural...
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Haiti civil service in ruins

October 27, 2010
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Haiti civil service in ruins

More Images » Country director for international aid organization Oxfam and former Agriculture Minister for Haiti, Philippe Mathieu is still living in a tent outside his home while waiting for it to be repaired, ten months after the earthquake. Photograph by: Natasha Fillion, The Gazette How do you fix a failed state? How can...
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Haiti Struggles to Contain Cholera

October 27, 2010
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Haiti Struggles to Contain Cholera

By INGRID ARNESEN And MIKE ESTERL ST. MARC, Haiti—A deadly cholera epidemic in Haiti showed no signs of stabilizing Wednesday, even as the government and international aid groups scrambled to try and curb its spread. The Pan American Health Organization said 4,147 people have been infected and 292 have died from the outbreak, which...
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UN probes Nepalese base as source of Haiti cholera outbreak WITHOUT HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG REVELATION, THIS MIGHT NOT HAVE BEEN INVESTIGATED!!

October 27, 2010
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UN probes Nepalese base as source of Haiti cholera outbreak  WITHOUT HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG REVELATION, THIS MIGHT NOT HAVE BEEN INVESTIGATED!!

(AP) – 2 hours ago MIREBALAIS, Haiti (AP) — U.N. investigators took samples of foul-smelling waste trickling behind a Nepalese peacekeeping base toward an infected river system on Wednesday, following persistent accusations that excrement from the newly arrived unit caused the cholera epidemic that has sickened more than 4,000 people in the earthquake-ravaged nation....
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CEANT LEADS LATEST POLL FIGURES BY GALLUP STANDARDS

October 26, 2010
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CEANT LEADS LATEST POLL FIGURES BY GALLUP STANDARDS

October 26, 2010 The Preval team, in conjunction with some key people in MINUSTAH, including Edmund Mulet, have been promoting a series of polls that purport to present the Haitian people’s preference in the November presidential ballot.  These are false polls, created on someone’s computer without asking anyone any questions. In other words, there...
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Journalist bus attacked on Haiti campaign trail

October 26, 2010
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Journalist bus attacked on Haiti campaign trail

The Associated Press Tuesday, October 26, 2010; 1:11 PM PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Gunmen shot up and robbed a bus carrying journalists covering the campaign of Jacques Alexis, a  presidential candidate with 2% popularity in a recent poll, killing the driver and injuring a reporter, police said Tuesday. The bandits attacked Monday night on the...
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President Preval Says Cholera Could Delay The Haiti Presidential Elections

October 26, 2010
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President Preval Says Cholera Could Delay The Haiti Presidential Elections

Tuesday October 26, 2010 05:57 AM ET Over the weekend president Rene Preval expressed his concerns about the possibility of delay of the November 28 presidential elections in Haiti because of the cholera outbreak. The Christian science monitor reports: “Haitian President Rene Preval on Saturday voiced concern about contagion at polling stations, raising the...
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SEAN PENN:Haiti’s Battle Against Cholera: A Simple Matter of Water? Nepalese MINUSTAH contingent pollute river with cholera carrying waste.

October 26, 2010
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SEAN PENN:Haiti’s Battle Against Cholera: A Simple Matter of Water? Nepalese MINUSTAH contingent pollute river with cholera carrying waste.

Could halting the cholera outbreak in Haiti be just a matter of water?  That’s what Sean Penn, the actor and activist who visited Haiti last week told CNN’s AC360° on Monday night. People must stop using contaminated water, he said, pointing out that they will only do that if clean water is provided.  “So,...
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