Archive for February, 2011

L’Eglise catholique restera neutre

February 23, 2011
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L’Eglise catholique restera neutre

LaNoelliste: Par respect pour l’électeur et les candidats, l’Eglise catholique entend garder sa neutralité envers les deux prétendants à la magistrature suprême tout en soulignant qu’elle suit de près le processus électoral. Le nouvel archevêque de l’Archidiocèse de Port-au-Prince, Mgr Guire Poulard, dit souhaiter que le second tour de l’élection soit bien meilleur que...
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Haiti earthquake: A look back a year later

February 23, 2011
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Haiti earthquake: A look back a year later

Posted On: 5:00 p.m. Bryan Chan | January 11, 2011 On Jan. 12, Haiti will mark the first anniversary of the devastating 7.0 earthquake that  killed an estimated 230,000 people and left 300,000 wounded and 1,000,000 homeless.  In that time Haitians have struggled to recover. The year was made more difficult with Hurricane Tomas...
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Preval government does not use eminent domain to create shelter for its citizens: Haitian quake victims ‘forced out of camps’ by landowners-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 23, 2011
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Preval government does not use eminent domain to create shelter for its citizens: Haitian quake victims ‘forced out of camps’ by landowners-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

23/02/11, 5:19 pm  Irish Journal HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS of refugees in Haiti could face eviction from their refugee camps, after it emergent that many of the private landowners who gave over their land to be used for emergency accommodation were seeking to reclaim the land. The Global Post reported that the owners of one...
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US AMBASSADOR MERTEN IS TOO BUSY SCREWING UP DEMOCRATIC PROCESS AND HAITIAN ELECTIONS TO INVEST A FEW MINUTES TO DEMAND RELEASE OF US CITIZEN HELD WITHOUT CHARGES SINCE OCT 18, 2010!!!!

February 23, 2011
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US AMBASSADOR MERTEN IS TOO BUSY SCREWING UP DEMOCRATIC PROCESS AND HAITIAN ELECTIONS TO INVEST A FEW MINUTES TO DEMAND RELEASE OF US CITIZEN HELD WITHOUT CHARGES SINCE OCT 18, 2010!!!!

by Abe Sauer on February 22nd, 2011 “I am amazed that I could spend four months in prison with no charge and the embassy does nothing,” said Danny Pye. “It’s just weird.” But so far, Pye is lucky. He’s only had malaria, several bouts of gastroenteritis and some kind of fungal infection—but not cholera....
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IRANIAN AMBASSADOR TO CUBA, HIS POLITICAL COUNSELOR, WITH ACCOMPANYING CUBANS, IN CLANDESTINE VISIT TO HAITI FOR HIGH LEVEL MEETINGS WITH PRESIDENT PREVAL, FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTER REY AND OTHER TOP PREVAL TEAM MEMBERS

February 23, 2011
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IRANIAN AMBASSADOR TO CUBA, HIS POLITICAL COUNSELOR, WITH ACCOMPANYING CUBANS, IN CLANDESTINE VISIT TO HAITI FOR HIGH LEVEL MEETINGS WITH PRESIDENT PREVAL, FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTER REY AND OTHER TOP PREVAL TEAM MEMBERS

February 23, 2011 Our Haitian sources have a frightening story to tell. Iranian President Ahmadinejad  has dispatched his senior embassy personnel from Cuba for a clandestine meeting with his friend President Rene Preval and some close Preval insiders. Rather than draw attention, by staying at a hotel, the Iranians, and Cubans are housed in...
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Entre promesses et messages

February 23, 2011
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Entre promesses et messages

LaNouvelliste:Haïti: Les meetings organisés au Cap-Haïtien, à Fort-Liberté, à Solino et à Cité Soleil, depuis l’ouverture de la campagne électorale, sont de nature à faire croire que le train de la réalisation du second tour de la présidentielle et des législatives est en marche et s’avance à vitesse rationnelle. La participation de la population...
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Le dossier est toujours en suspens au parquet

February 23, 2011
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Le dossier est toujours en suspens au parquet

LaNouvelliste:Haïti: Le groupe des douze candidats à la présidence qui avait demandé l’annulation des élections du 28 novembre 2010 n’entendait pas lâcher prise. En dépit des résultats ayant abouti au 2e tour du scrutin, il continuait de revendiquer. La dernière tentative qui, jusqu’à présent, n’a donné aucun effet, est celle relative à la demande...
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Haiti Electoral Update by Stanley Lucas

February 23, 2011
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Haiti Electoral Update by Stanley Lucas

Friday, February 18, 2011 Haiti Electoral Update by Stanley Lucas Background On November 28, Haiti organized an election for President, a third of the senate and 99 seats in the lower Chamber. The pre-electoral period was characterized by political manipulation of the electoral process by the ruling party INITE, a partisan Provisional Electoral Council...
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Haiti’s cholera outbreak has plateaued, death rate remains high in rural regions, U.N. says-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 23, 2011
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Haiti’s cholera outbreak has plateaued, death rate remains high in rural regions, U.N. says-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

23. February 2011 The U.N. on Friday said Haiti’s cholera outbreak appears to be waning overall, but high death rates from the virus in rural regions of the country remain a concern, the Associated Press reports. According to figures released by the Haitian government, 231,070 cholera cases and 4,549 deaths from the disease have...
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Cholera Prompts Dominican Republic to Burn Uncertified Food From Haiti

February 23, 2011
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Cholera Prompts Dominican Republic to Burn Uncertified Food From Haiti

The measure is intended to prevent cholera from spreading in the Dominican Republic. Poorly cooked lobster served at a wedding last month sickened dozens of people. Getty Images The measure is intended to prevent cholera from spreading in the Dominican Republic. Poorly cooked lobster served at a wedding last month sickened dozens of people....
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