Archive for July, 2011

Martha Stewart, Macy’s CEO studying Haiti crafts-Added COMMENTARY BY Haitian-Truth

July 31, 2011
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Martha Stewart, Macy’s CEO studying Haiti crafts-Added COMMENTARY BY Haitian-Truth

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Martha Stewart, Macy’s top executive and a high-end fashion designer landed in the Haitian capital Wednesday to do a little shopping. The aim of the day trip was to explore business opportunities, promote foreign investment and even renew purchase orders for the metal and papier-mache handicrafts...
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HAITI A CLASSIC EXAMPLE: History’s normal rate of species disappearance is accelerating, scientists say

July 31, 2011
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HAITI A CLASSIC EXAMPLE: History’s normal rate of species disappearance is accelerating, scientists say

PHILADELPHIA – Biologist E.O. Wilson once pondered whether many of our fellow living things were doomed once evolution gave rise to an intelligent, technological creature that also happened to be a rapacious carnivore, fiercely territorial and prone to short-term thinking. We humans can be so destructive that some scientists believe we’ve now triggered a...
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Hurricane Emily could threaten Haiti by Wednesday

July 30, 2011
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Hurricane Emily could threaten Haiti by Wednesday

HaitiAction.net – Port au Prince, Haiti — The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami has given the “vigorous” tropical wave 900 miles east of the Windward Islands a high probability of forming into a tropical storm — EMILY — in the next 48 hours. Conditions are favorable for this storm to develop into a...
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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR COLONEL GUY MENARD

July 30, 2011
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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR COLONEL GUY MENARD

July 30, 2011 Several hundred friends traveled to St. Pierre to say good bye to their old friend Max Guy Menard, a Colonel in the Forces Armees d’Haiti. Guy recently lost an ongoing battle with diabetes that had ravaged his body for several years.  Insulin was in short supply and he was forced to...
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Senator Moise Jean Charles talks garbage – yet again-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 30, 2011
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Senator Moise Jean Charles talks garbage – yet again-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 30, 2011, GRP – Sylvester Marshall Senator Moise Jean Charles is making wild accusations, yet again. In a civilized nation, he would be behind bars for his various crimes which – some say – include murder and massive drug trafficking. His latest slander is carried on Radio Caribe, founded with cocaine cash from...
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Le bateau soupçonné d’implication dans une affaire de drogue à Tiburon appartient effectivement Sénateur Joseph Lambert du Sud-Est

July 30, 2011
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Le bateau soupçonné d’implication dans une affaire de drogue à Tiburon appartient effectivement   Sénateur Joseph Lambert du Sud-Est

Douze arrestations effectuées dans le cadre de cette affaire Publié le mardi 18 septembre 2007 Le bateau qui a fait naufrage le 2 septembre dernier à Tiburon (extrême pointe Sud-Ouest) et qui devait vraisemblablement récupérer une cargaison de drogue amenée par 2 petits avions, appartient effectivement à un sénateur du Sud-Est, selon des sources...
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L’alternative dénonce les avocats de l’opération Bagdad

July 30, 2011
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L’alternative dénonce les avocats de l’opération Bagdad

Le regroupement Alternative pour le progrès et la démocratie, composé de la Fusion des sociaux démocrates, de l’OPL et du KID, dénonce certaines personnes qui se comportent en véritable avocat de l’opération Bagdad. Sans les citer nommément les dirigeants de l’Alternative ont fait allusion à des membres du groupe de 16 sénateurs majoritaires. Les...
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Mystery surrounds man on “most wanted” list for deportation

July 30, 2011
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Mystery surrounds man on “most wanted” list for deportation

Haitian community doesn’t know him, but Canada says he is a war criminal By LOUISA TAYLOR, The Ottawa Citizen Mathurin Prince, is branded as a war criminal by Canada Border Services Agency. Here is what we know about Mathurin Prince. Born in Haiti, he’s 50 and once lived in Gloucester. The Canadian government says...
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Jackson Saintilus Abandons Plan to Commit Suicide-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 30, 2011
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Jackson Saintilus Abandons Plan to Commit Suicide-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Jackson Saintilus gave up his plan to commit suicide. At 4 o’clock in the afternoon, he descended the tower from which he intended to jump to demand back pay from the Natcom. The former Teleco employee descended the tower, surrounded by police and firefighters who were waiting at the foot of...
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Martelly: Haitians living in tents should receive priority

July 30, 2011
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Martelly: Haitians living in tents should receive priority

Foreign donors welcomed Haitian President Michel Martelly’s commitment to the country’s reconstruction panel, but are frustrated by the lack of a government. By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com Haitian President Michel Martelly is calling on the panel charged with Haiti’s post-quake recovery and reconstruction to give priority to relocating hundreds of thousands of people still living...
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Is Clinton About To Force Martelly To Admit Criminals Into Government?

July 30, 2011
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Is Clinton About To Force Martelly To Admit Criminals Into Government?

Robert Bénodin*, 2011-07-27 Haiti Democracy Project web page item #4692 (http://www.haitipolicy.org) Devrions-nous être surpris par la possibilité que les interventions des diplomates et celles de Bill Clinton ex-président des Etats-Unis, semblent être sur le point de résorber le bras de fer entre les deux pouvoirs législatif et exécutif, au point où, on espère avoir...
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Haiti hunts for survivors after boat sinks; 12 die

July 30, 2011
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Haiti hunts for survivors after boat sinks; 12 die

Associated Press, 07.29.11, 06:15 PM EDT PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Authorities in Haiti say they are looking for survivors from a sailboat that sank off the country’s northern coast, killing at least 12 people. A Friday statement from Interior Minister Paul-Antoine Bien-Aime says police have rescued at least 19 people. He says at least 21...
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MARTELLY’S AMATEUR SECURITY DETAILS FORCES PRESIDENT’S APOLOGY TO JOURNALISTS

July 29, 2011
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MARTELLY’S AMATEUR SECURITY DETAILS FORCES PRESIDENT’S APOLOGY TO JOURNALISTS

JACMEL, Haiti –   President Michel Martelly, was forced to issue an apology  to journalists in the southeast for the behavior of members of his security detail. While in the southeast President Martelly held a press conference at Hotel Cap Lamandou, for Tourism Week, Members of his security prevented members of the press from covering...
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Aid challenges and Government stalemate hinders aid to Haiti, UN report finds

July 29, 2011
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Aid challenges and Government stalemate hinders aid to Haiti, UN report finds

Clearing and reconstruction work in Port-au-Prince, Haiti 28 July 2011 – A United Nations advisory group on Haiti today reported improvements in the earthquake-torn country but said aid coordination remains a challenge, and a stalemate in the formation of the Government is delaying aid. The Economic and Social Council’s (ECOSOC) Ad Hoc Advisory Group...
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A Jacmel, des gardes du corps de Martelly bousculent des journalistes-Added COMMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 29, 2011
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A Jacmel, des gardes du corps de Martelly bousculent des journalistes-Added COMMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Des gardes du corps de Martelly ont bousculé des journalistes qui essayaient de couvrir la visite du président haïtien à Jacmel ce 28 juillet, dans le cadre de  la semaine du Tourisme. L’Association des journalistes du Sud-est a protesté, a appris HPN. Le chef de l’Etat haïtien, Michel Martelly accompagné de ses amis, des...
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Dionald Polyte, enforcer with OPERATION BAGHDAD

July 29, 2011
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Dionald Polyte, enforcer with OPERATION BAGHDAD

July 29, 2011 Dionald Polyte the recently dead deputy was not Mr Nice Guy. He and his two security people had been assassins with Aristide’s terrorist Operation Baghdad during which over 700 people were killed, including several dozen policemen. Four of these policemen were beheaded. Many citizens were kidnapped. Even when ransom was paid,...
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Haiti cops search for man seen with gun near President

July 29, 2011
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Haiti cops search for man seen with gun near President

By TRENTON DANIEL, Associated Press – 5 hours ago PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Police are searching for a man seen holding a rifle in a crowd as Haitian President Michel Martelly walked through a busy street in northern Haiti, a police official said Thursday. Joany Caneus, police director for Haiti’s northern region, said witnesses...
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Anedie Azael Crowned Miss Haiti Universe 2011

July 29, 2011
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Anedie Azael Crowned Miss Haiti Universe 2011

Haiti will be present again at the prestigious beauty contest Miss Universe after his participation last year. In a contest organized last night at Montana Hotel, Anedie Azael Crown Miss Universe Haiti 2011. The successor of Sarodj Bertin, will represent the country in global competition to be held this year in Brazil, on September...
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Affaire Dionald Polyte : Le président de la Chambre basse et l’épouse du disparu parlent d’assassinat

July 29, 2011
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Affaire Dionald Polyte : Le président de la Chambre basse et l’épouse du disparu parlent d’assassinat

Sorel Jacinthe annonce que les préparatifs sont en cours en vue de l’organisation des funérailles probablement nationales du Député de Pestel/Beaumont ; Guy Philippe et son camp de plus en plus ciblés alors que les conclusions de l’enquête parlementaire se font attendre Publié le jeudi 28 juillet 2011 Le président de la Chambre basse, Sorel...
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